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A Roman villa : inside story

Author: Jacqueline Morley; John James
Publisher: New York : Peter Bedrick Books, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Illustrations and text describe life in the villa of a wealthy family situated in the countryside outside Rome during the first century A.D.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Morley; John James
ISBN: 0872263606 9780872263604
OCLC Number: 25872616
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Villa history --
The new villa --
The house --
The people --
Inside the house --
The baths --
The villa Rustica --
A day with the family --
The garden --
The overseer --
The farming year --
Slaves at work --
Vines and olives --
WIne and oil --
The life of a slave --
Going to market --
A rainy day --
Friends to stay --
Festivities --
Time chart/Roman facts.
Responsibility: Jacqueline Morley, John James.

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Illustrations and text describe life in the villa of a wealthy family situated in the countryside outside Rome during the first century A.D.

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