A perfect general introduction to how people lived is now published in paperback for the first time providing excellent value for money. "Usborne World History" books offer an excellent introduction to history, explaining key topics in clear and simple language. Exploring contemporary opinions of the period from artists and explorers, to the ideas and inventions of the time, the series offers an international perspective on events. From the big battles to kings and warriors, this book is filled with essential information about the medieval world. It helps you follow the Crusades to the Holy Land, explore China with Marco Polo and visit the Mayan ball game.