Ancient Warriors

Author(s): Iris Volant

Kids Non-fiction

Ever wondered what the first weapons were made from, or how the ancient Mongol warriors defeated the armies of China?


Famous battles, brave generals, and ingenious weapons all come alive in this exciting illustrated book. Tracing the history of warriors from the Stone Age all the way up to the Crusades, fascinating facts and insights from the battlefield are revealed alongside illustrations by Joe Lillington.



  • Takes a chronological look at the warriors from the Stone ages to the crusades, focuing on key historical figures such as Alexander the Great, Hannibal, Yarmouk and Saladin.



  • Beautiful and informative illustrations from start to finish.


Product Information

Iris Volant is a researcher and writer for Flying Eye Books, specialising in non-fiction for children. She lives in London.


Joe Lillington was born in London and studied illustration at Falmouth University. This is his third book with Nobrow, and he has worked in the past with clients such as the New York Times, Oxford University Press, and Cricket Magazine, among many others . He lives in Bristol.

General Fields

  • : 9781909263611
  • : Flying Eye Books
  • : Flying Eye Books
  • : September 2018
  • : 245 x 310 mm
  • : October 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 64
  • : Iris Volant
  • : Hardback
  • : Joe Lillington
  • : English
  • : 355.0093