You Wouldn't Want To . . . Set 1

You Wouldn't Want To . . . Set 1

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Please Note: You Wouldn't Want to be Cursed by King Tut is no longer available and has been replaced by You Wouldn't Want to Explore with Lewis and Clark.

Anesthesia? Ha! Antibiotics? Surely you jest! Try leeching, covering wounds with boiling oil, and the harrowing amputation of limbs. Welcome to a surgeon's life in Elizabethan England! This hilarious series revels in the darker side of life in other times, bringing something unusual to the study of history—humor. Even the most reluctant reader is drawn in by the gruesome details, complete with hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars that leave no doubt—students simply wouldn't want to be there! Accelerated Reader® titles. Paperback, 32 pages each.

Titles include: You Wouldn't Want to...
• Be a Roman Gladiator
• Be an Egyptian Mummy
• Sail on the Titanic
• Be a Pirate's Prisoner
• Be an American Pioneer
• Be a Greek Athlete
• Be a Medieval Knight
• Be Sick in the 16th Century
• Explore with Lewis and Clark