Told in Pictures History book had between 450 and 650 illustrations per book. I have only managed to find one person who remembers these used in a school. They informed me that they used to colour in the pictures while the teacher explained the topics. Luckily none of the copies we have found have been… Continue reading Lots of Pictures
On the website I have a whole page devoted to history books that were used in school
The Travels In Time series published by Holmes McDougall http://schoolreading70sbooks.weebly.com/history-books.html
Just bought this little history book for the collection from 1968
Some lovely illustrations. http://schoolreading70sbooks.weebly.com/history-books.html
A Secondary school History book from Schofield & Sims from 1970. Lovely shiny pages and monochrome illustrations.This series of books were trialed in schools for several years before going into a full print run.
This lovely book is illustrated by Raymond Briggs and was published by Bodley Head in 1963.