From head-hunting Celts to hooligan Huns and swordswishing Samurais, Top Ten Worst Ruthless Warriors dishes the dirt on wicked warriors and their bloodthirsty battles. Readers can find out who had sharp knives fitted to the wheels of their chariot, who had his head pickled and sent to the leader of his enemy and who claimed to gobble up naughty children. Find out the answers plus discover the grim truth behind many more of the most ruthless warriors through time.
This is Book 1 in the Top 10 Worst Series. See all Top 10 Worst books here.
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Fiona Macdonald, the author, is a historian specialising in writing books for the children's market. Her previous titles include Step into the Aztec and Maya Worlds.More about Fiona MacDonald
John Malam studied ancient history and archaeology at the University of Birmingham, after which he worked as an archaeologist at the Iron Bridge Gorge Museum in Shropshire. He is now an author specialising in information books for children. He lives in Cheshire with his wife, a book designer, and their two children.More about David Antram