Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Philip Steele

Philip Steele has written books on history, geography, and cultural and social themes and is the author of many books for Kingfisher, including Navigators: Knights & Castles.

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Legendary Journeys: Trains - Video

Uncover the romance of train travel in this eye-catching, hands-on exploration of the Iron Horse.

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Wow! Surprising Facts About Pirates

Wow! Surprising Facts About Pirates

by Philip Steele, illustrated by Marck Aspinall
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Set sail on a high sea adventure with Wow! Surprising Facts About Pirates. Fascinating facts about notorious pirates, long lost buried treasure, swashbuckling encounters, and many more aspects...

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Kingfisher Readers L3: Vikings
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Kingfisher Readers L3: Vikings

Kingfisher Readers

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

LEVEL 3 READING ALONE WITH SOME HELP 50 to75 words per page
Text is accessible and engaging with plenty of interest and repetition, with some more variety of language and information than level...

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Navigators: Ancient Greece
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Navigators: Ancient Greece

Navigators

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular new series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and quotes....

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Kingfisher Readers L3: Ancient Rome
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Kingfisher Readers L3: Ancient Rome

Kingfisher Readers

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Many of the things we have today, such as our language, our laws, our buildings and our cooking started in ancient Rome. This book introduces new readers to the history and culture of the Romans,...

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I Wonder Why Countries Fly Flags
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I Wonder Why Countries Fly Flags

I Wonder Why

Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The world is a fascinating place, and I Wonder Why Countries Fly Flags uses some irresistible questions to get kids thinking about the world beyond their doorstep. From the basics on what...

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Kingfisher Readers L5: Ancient Egyptians
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Kingfisher Readers L5: Ancient Egyptians

Kingfisher Readers

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Kingfisher Readers L5: Ancient Egyptians By Philip Steele

"In ancient Egypt, there was a secret valley." So begins this in-depth look at one of the most fascinating of all nonfiction subjects,...

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Kingfisher Readers L4: Pirates
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Kingfisher Readers L4: Pirates

Kingfisher Readers

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Kingfisher Readers L4: Pirates By Philip Steele

Climb aboard, mateys, for more swashbuckling than has ever been seen in the pages of an early reader. Starting with who became pirates and why,...

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Navigators: Ancient Rome
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Navigators: Ancient Rome

Navigators

By Philip Steele, illustrated by Steve Stone
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Navigate your way through a fantastic range of subjects with this visually spectacular trusted series. Every spread is brimming with lively text, amazing photographs and artworks, and weblinks and...

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Everything You Need to Know

Everything You Need to Know

Everything You Need To Know

by Deborah Chancellor, Deborah Murrell, Philip Steele, Barbara Taylor
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Everything You Need to Know by Deborah Chancellor, Deborah Murrell, Philip Steele, Barbara Taylor

This wonderful first encyclopedia is the perfect one-volume book of knowledge for young readers....

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I Wonder Why Pyramids Were Built
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I Wonder Why Pyramids Were Built

I Wonder Why

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

I Wonder Why Pyramids Were Built By Philip Steele

Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these lively question and answer books with their unique mix of realistic illustration and engaging...

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Kingfisher Knowledge: Wonders of the World
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Kingfisher Knowledge: Wonders of the World

Kingfisher Knowledge

by Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

From the ingenuity of ancient engineering to the innovation of modern marvels,Wonders of the World reveals the greatest statues and structures that the world has ever seen. This striking book covers...

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Navigators: Knights and Castles
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Navigators: Knights and Castles

Navigators

Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Travel back in time to an age of battles and bloodshed. Find out all about knights--their chivalry, valor, jousts, weapons, and battles. Then discover more about siege warfare; watch history come...

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Legendary Journeys: Trains
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Legendary Journeys: Trains

Legendary Journeys

by Philip Steele, illustrated by Sebastian Quigley
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

This is the slide-out, lift-up, see-through story of world-famous trains and railroads! Legendary Journeys: Trains unfolds the enthralling history of trains and railroads as they spread across...

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Kingfisher Knowledge: The Middle East
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Kingfisher Knowledge: The Middle East

Kingfisher Knowledge

Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The Middle East captures the richness and diversity of Middle Eastern culture, and places the region in its global context in a way that no other reference has done for this age group. By examining...

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The Medieval World

The Medieval World

Miranda Smith and Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

Thundering hooves, shining armor, and magnificent fortresses . . . the medieval age still fascinates young readers. Heraldry, knights, castles, battles, hawking and hunting, sieges, and holy wars...

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The World of Pirates
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The World of Pirates

Philip Steele
Kingfisher
Kingfisher

The World of Pirates by Philip Steele

Read about piracy through the ages, from the Caribbean to the South China Seas. Learn about pirate ships, flags, and daily life for the crew. What exactly...

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