You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient



10 thoughts on “You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join

  1. Kelly Carey Kelly Carey says:

    It was interesting to read about the different levels and jobs in the Assyrian army however, most people would probably not have moved up in the ranks like the character in this story.


  2. Dolly Dolly says:

    This is the fifth book we ve read in the You Wouldn t Want To series I like that they tackle serious historical events and show the not so nice side of human behavior, but in a somewhat humorous and tongue in cheek way The book puts you as the reader into the center of the story, so you can imagine what life in those times was like.Life for an Assyrian soldier in 720 B.C.E was a difficult and often dangerous existence Selected for service from amongst the men in your village, you are subj This is the fifth book we ve read in the You Wouldn t Want To series I like that they tackle serious historical events and show the not so nice side of human behavior, but in a somewhat humorous and tongue in cheek way The book puts you as the reader into the center of the story, so you can imagine what life in those times was like.Life for an Assyrian soldier in 720 B.C.E was a difficult and often dangerous existence Selected for service from amongst the men in your village, you are subjected to menial labor, rough treatment, poor living conditions and a violent wartime environment But if you are skilled and lucky , you may live to return to your village, enriched by your adventure We really enjoyed reading this book together and will look forof the books in this series at our local library


  3. Ethan Seide Ethan Seide says:

    Great book Lots of incredible fact that you don t want to miss


  4. Woohyun Jeong Woohyun Jeong says:

    Gives everything you want while information is revealed to you


  5. Marsha Marsha says:

    Funny and insightful Who knew about Assyrians until I read this book Now I know how important they were in the history of the world A ferocious people.


  6. Esther Williams Esther Williams says:

    This book gives you a better idea of what it was like to be an Assyrian soldier You usually are taken from your land and forced to serve the king Then you have options of what type of soldier you ll be and it goes into the training you have to do and what the soldiers do after they become one.The pictures were well drawn too and it was humorous I learned a lot from it.


  7. Grant Grant says:

    A fun introduction to a people who rarely appear in works aimed at younger readers.


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You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join [Reading] ➷ You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join ➭ Rupert Matthews – Thomashillier.co.uk Humorous Handy Hints that relate directly to the text are provided on each spread High interest topic for children of all ages Includes Table of Contents, glossary, and index Draws in even the most re Humorous Handy Want to Kindle × Hints that relate directly to the text are provided on each spread High interest topic for children of all ages Includes Table of Contents, glossary, and index Draws in even the most reluctant reader with a lighthearted tone and hilarious illustrations The cultures and traditions of ancient civilizations spring to life in the pages of this series Perfect for struggling readersGrades KSocial Studies II Time, Continuity, and Change Accounts of past events, people, places, and situations contribute to our understanding of the You Wouldn't PDF \ pastI Culture People, societies, and cultures address needs and concerns in ways that are both similar and different.