From the internationally bestselling author of Horrible Histories, the first volume in a new series for adults.
Terry Deary is the author of over 200 books which have sold more than 30 million copies, and was voted OUTSTANDING CHILDREN'S NON-FICTION AUTHOR OF THE 20TH CENTURY by BOOKS FOR KEEPS magazine. http://www.terry-deary.com/
Terry Deary's first adult-rated version of his child-friendly Horrible Histories relishes "the terrors and the torments, the dirt, diseases and deaths suffered by our ancestors". -- Iain Finlayson THE TIMES