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The Library of Alexandria

Author: Kelly Trumble; Robina MacIntyre Marshall
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to the largest and most famous library in the ancient world, discussing its construction in Alexandria, Egypt, its vast collections, rivalry with the Pergamum Library, famous scholars, and destruction by fire.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Trumble, Kelly.
Library of Alexandria.
New York : Clarion Books, ©2003
(DLC) 2003000150
(OCoLC)51655563
Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kelly Trumble; Robina MacIntyre Marshall
ISBN: 9780547532899 054753289X
OCLC Number: 856525509
Description: 1 online resource (72 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents: A city of learning --
Collecting books --
Pergamum --
Astronomy --
Geography --
Mathematics --
Medicine --
Decline and destruction --
The fate of the Library of Alexandria.
Responsibility: by Kelly Trumble ; illustrated by Robina MacIntyre Marshall.
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An introduction to the largest and most famous library in the ancient world, discussing its construction in Alexandria, Egypt, its vast collections, rivalry with the Pergamum Library, famous scholars, and destruction by fire.

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