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 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

You are Tutankhamun, ruler of Egypt for a brief but turbulent period. You oversaw a national change in religion and then died mysteriously at only 19 years old. Since your body was first examined experts have been unable to agree how you died, and you have be... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamun!

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 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

This engaging information book tells the story of the American astronauts who set out on the voyage of a lifetime in 1970 to land on the moon. After months of practise, they blasted off from Earth to the cheers of bystanders, but things took a turn for the... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be on Apollo XIII!

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 History

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You are the son of a senior servant living in England in the 1400s. Instead of following in your father's footsteps and becoming a servant, you'd much rather become a knight! During your training, you will discover the tools of the trade, such as your armour, ... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be a Medieval Knight!

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 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

Growing up in Britain in the 1880s wasn't easy. For a young child in school the going is tough and the punishments are hard. Readers will follow the experiences of Victorian schoolchildren and will learn some top tips on survival at school. Sudden... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian Schoolchild!

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 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

As an ancient Egyptian, your body is being prepared for the afterlife. But it's fairly disgusting business, and you can't be sure that you will always be treated with respect. This title in the popular You Wouldn't Want to Be series features full-colour... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be an Egyptian Mummy!

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 History

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

It's August 1914. You are 16-year-old Tommy Atkins, living in London. Set against a backdrop of the war just broken out in Europe, find out what your life was like after joining up and being sent to the trenches. From sharing your bed with rats ... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be in the Trenches in World War One!