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The town mouse and the Spartan house

Author: Terry Deary; Helen Flook
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Education, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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430 BC. Darius has been orphaned by the plague in Athens. To escape the sickness he runs off to join his Uncle Alcmaeon who is a general with the Spartan army. But he finds the Spartan way of life quite shocking. To the arrogant and ruthless Spartans, he is as worthless as a mouse. Then his uncle falls sick and only Darius can find a cure. Now Darius is a hero and his uncle offers him a life of luxury in Sparta.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Deary; Helen Flook
ISBN: 9781472952790 1472952790
OCLC Number: 1005701394
Description: 1 online resource (64 pages) : illustrations.
Responsibility: Terry Deary ; inside illustrations by Helen Flook.

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430 BC. Darius, orphaned by the plague in Athens, joins his Uncle Alcmaeon, a Spartan army general. The ruthless Spartans think him worthless until his uncle falls sick and only Darius can find a  Read more...

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