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Meet the Ancient Romans

Author: James Davies, (Illustrator)
Publisher: London : Big Picture Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Meet the . . . Ancient Romans. Who was Julius Caesar? How were gladiators trained? Why did everybody wear sandals? Get to know the basics on Ancient Rome from gladiators to day to day life, with easy-to-digest, humorous text that is reminiscent of the bestselling Horrible Histories series. James Davies' stunning artwork and infographics provide a fresh nonfiction approach that is sure to captivate young readers.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Davies, (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781787410527 1787410528
OCLC Number: 1026403319
Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Welcome to Ancient Rome --
The Birth of Rome --
The Roman Empire --
Emperors Rule --
Emperor Hall of Fame --
Cool Caesar --
Mighty Legions --
Life in the Army --
Roman Family Life --
Homes in Ancient Rome --
Clothing and Style --
Writing and Numbers --
Food and Farming --
Impressive Inventions --
Deadly Medicine --
Changing Religion --
Gods and Goddesses --
Christianity --
Art and Music --
The Theatre --
Master Builders --
Bath Time --
Day at the Races --
The Colosseum --
Gladiator Games --
Entertainment at the Arena --
The End of an Empire --
Rome Today
Other Titles: Ancient Romans
Responsibility: James Davies.

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Meet the . . . Ancient Romans. Who was Julius Caesar? How were gladiators trained? Why did everybody wear sandals? Get to know the basics on Ancient Rome from gladiators to day to day life, with easy-to-digest, humorous text that is reminiscent of the bestselling Horrible Histories series. James Davies' stunning artwork and infographics provide a fresh nonfiction approach that is sure to captivate young readers. There's so much to digest when it comes to History - how do you know where to begin? These incredible short introductions are just the thing for readers who are beginning to explore ancient history.

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This vibrant, playful introduction to Ancient Rome is a cool way to encourage children to explore ancient civilizations and develop an interest in history. It cover the role of emperors and Read more...

 
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