Looks at what art reveals about historical civilizations and how history is portrayed through the art and architecture that remains. Focuses on events, politics, culture and everyday life during a significant period of history. Includes biographies of influential people
Brendan January graduated from Haverford College and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. He has written several nonfiction books for young readers, including one recognized as a Best Science Book of 1999 by the National Science Teachers Association. Brendan January is currently a journalist at the Philadelphia Inquirer and lives with his wife in New Jersey.