From Ostia To Alexandria With Flavia Gemina
Written by Caroline Lawrence
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A wondrous behind-the-scenes tour of the exotic locations which have inspired the phenomenally successful Roman Mysteries by the same author. Fans of the series will relish this ‘alternative’ travel guide and armchair read. Parents and children will find it enormously useful when looking to explore the locations in which the Roman mysteries are set – from Morocco to Libya and from Ostia to Surrentum. Also available by the same author is The Scribes from Alexandria.
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From Ostia To Alexandria With Flavia Gemina by Caroline Lawrence
From Morocco to Libya, from Ostia to Surrentum - Caroline Lawrence has travelled widely to give the Roman Mysteries unrivalled authenticity among historical novels. Her research trips have yielded a dazzling array of insights that allow Caroline to vividly re-imagine the ancient world and to bring her characters and stories to life. This book gathers together anecdotes, factual information and advice for children and their families looking to explore exotic locations, as well as offering compelling background to the real world behind the bestselling Roman Mysteries novels.
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Orion Publishing Co
29th May 2008
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