Story of the World Volume 1 explores ancient times from the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor (4000 BC to 400 AD). This engaging story tells world history in a compelling, fun, way. What terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdi's tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year old become the last emperor of Rome? Find these answers and more in this award- winning, read-aloud history for the whole family! Bring the learning to life with the available companion activity book!