Horrible Histories Special: Rowdy Revolutions (Classic Edition)
OK – we know that history is horrible. But it’s never nastier than in a rowdy revolution, when the perilous people rise up against their rotten rulers! This book gives you the bone-chilling facts behind some of the bloodiest revolutions ever, from France and Russia to China and India. Find out which Chinese emperor was overthrown by his mum, why one revolution made ugly people very scared indeed – and what Count Dracula was really like! Discover the gruesome guillotines of the French Revolution, meet legendary leaders like Leon Trotsky, and discover how to plan your own revolting revolution!