Encyclopedia of Ordinary Living (Hardcover)

Encyclopedia of Ordinary Living By Stepanka Sekaninova, Eva Chupikova (Illustrator), Scott Alexander Jones (Editor) Cover Image

Encyclopedia of Ordinary Living (Hardcover)


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A sequel to Encyclopedia of Ordinary Things, which appeared in Wall Street Journal review.

We live in our houses, cook in our kitchens, relax in our living rooms. But how did people live before the invention of the bathroom? What was the bedroom like in ancient times? Did our ancestors use wallpaper? How was prehistoric laundry done, and when did people first cook on a real stove?

Inquisitive readers large and small will find reliable answers to these questions and many more in this very book, so pull back the curtain on the history of the ordinary house and the things inside it.

Stepanka Sekaninova used to work as a TV reporter and in the production of children's programs. Now she is a writer and a editor-in-chief, living in the Czech Republic.Eva Chupikova, a Czech author and illustrator, focuses on bringing history and culture to life for children. She has been nominated several times for the prestigious Czech IBBY Golden Ribbon Award.
Product Details ISBN: 9788000065939
ISBN-10: 8000065932
Publisher: Albatros Media
Publication Date: November 29th, 2022
Pages: 92
Language: English