Author(s): Tracey Turner
There are countless daring, clever and ruthless travellers and explorers from throughout history. But who was the toughest nut of all? Bursting full of entertaining and witty fact-filled text in bite sized chunks and jam-packed with hilarious full-colour illustrations throughout. From Christopher Columbus to Neil Armstrong and countless other tough-nuts, Hard Nuts of History Travellers and Explorers includes Hardometers and a Hard Nut rating for some of the toughest travellers and explorers of all time.
Read all about history's toughest hard nuts. Who were the most famous (and not-so-famous) ruthless, brave, fearless and intrepid travellers and explorers from throughout history?
Tracey Turner has written many highly successful non-fiction titles for adults and young adults. The best-selling 101 Things You Need to Know (Bloomsbury) has been selected by the Government's Education Secretary for a list of top books for teenage boys. Other titles include The Ghastly Book of Dover Castle (English Heritage), The A-Z of Ghosts, Spooks and other Haunting Horrors (Scholastic), The Who's Who of Horrors and the Disgusting Dictionary (Hodder) and Whitaker's World of Weird for A & C Black.