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Another fascinating title in the fantastically funny history series from the acclaimed Tony Robinson. Tony Robinson takes you on a headlong gallop through time, pointing out all the most important, funny, strange, amazing, entertaining, smelly and disgusting bits about the Greeks! It's history, but not as we know it! Find out everything you ever needed to know in this brilliant, action-packed, fact-filled book, including:

  • Why the ancient Greeks were mad about olive oil
  • Who Pythagoras was
  • Why Alexander the Great named a city after his horse, Bucephalus, and
  • How the Greeks invented the first computer, vending machine and death-ray.

©2012 Tony Robinson (P)2012 Macmillan Digital Audio

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great book from robinson

wonderful, fun and entertaining. a brilliant listen. laughed out loud a few times. catchy music in between segments

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  • 08-01-21

Fun history!

This, like the other titles in the series, is a fun romp through a bit of history. I highly recommend it!