From head-hunting Celts to hooligan Huns and swordswishing Samurais, Top Ten Worst Ruthless Warriors dishes the dirt on wicked warriors and their bloodthirsty battles. Readers can find out who had sharp knives fitted to the wheels of their chariot, who had his head pickled and sent to the leader of his enemy and who claimed to gobble up naughty children. Find out the answers plus discover the grim truth behind many more of the most ruthless warriors through time.
Fiona Macdonald studied history at Cambridge University and at the University of East Anglia. She has taught in adult education and in schools and universities, and is the author of numerous books for children on historical topics.