Who was Vlad III (Vlad the Impaler)? When did he live? How and where did he die? What is the connection between Vlad III and the folklore and fiction surrounding vampires? Where do vampires come from? With Searching for the Real Dracula, kids can explore these and other questions and mysteries surrounding the legendary figure of Count Dracula.
Explore fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures around the world. Designed for students was a 6th to 8th grade primary reading level, World Book's Enigmas of History 2 presents the most recent findings and theories of scientists, archaeologists, historians, and folklorists concerning questions that have puzzled experts for hundreds, sometimes thousands, of years. In each nonfiction book in the series, kids will find maps, diagrams, timelines, and glossaries to aid their in-depth understanding of the topic.