Explore 360 Series

Bring history alive with this unique resource from Barron's. Oversized (10x12") hard cover books are gorgeously illustrated with photographic reproductions, 3D images, maps and diagrams, which engages and excites the inquisitive or serious student of history. With careful research and attention to detail, each book in this series presents children with the people, places, and treasures of the time. In Pompeii, you will be captivated by the bustling city prior to the volcanic eruption, the devastation of gas, rocks and ash, and the remarkable discoveries that have taught us of this tragic time. The Tomb of Tutankhamun reveals the life and times of the famous young Pharaoh from Egypt. Pharaohs, pyramids, hieroglyphics, gods and religion and everyday life are explored in the first section of the book, with the last section dedicated to the mysterious tombs, and the remarkable discovery of Tutankhamen's final resting place. Uniquely, the Titanic not only provides reproductions of original photographs, but the author also went back to the original plans and recreated the mystique and marvel of the Titanic with cutting edge digital graphics. Titanic and Pompeii include a CD-Rom, while Tutankhamen directs you to an Apple or Android app. These multimedia presentations provide 360 degree detail of these major historical events. Computer requirements: Windows or Mac with CD/DVD Optical Drive and web browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. Internet connection not required) App requirements: Apple Devices-iPhone 4S and above with IOS 6.0 minimum; iPad 2 and above with iOS 6 min; iPhone Touch 5th Gen and above with iOS 6 min. or Android devices with front and back cameras using Android 4.0oand above and ARMv7 processors. INTEL Based devices are not supported. HC. 48 pgs. ~ Deanne




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