Boudicca by Emma Fischel
  

Boudicca

Written by Emma Fischel
Illustrated by Peter Chesterton
Part of the Famous People, Famous Lives Series

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

Boudicca by Emma Fischel

Two thousand years ago, when the Romans invaded Britain, not everyone went down without a fight. Discover a wild Britain and its oppressed peoples and how one brave woman defied the might of Rome. Learn how both the Romans and British lived, how they organised themselves, and how different peoples treated each other. Brilliant line illustrations bring to life the excitement of battle and also the harshness and tragedy of defeat. The book is a handy companion to those readers learning about the Romans in Key Stage 2. Each title in this series tells the story of a man or woman whose dedication to their chosen cause led to changes that affect all our lives today. Each includes a vivid description of the world in which the famous person lived.

About the Author

Emma Fischel

Emma Fischel grew up in the country, the middle of five children, and had a happy, muddy childhood. She now lives in London and has three nearly grown-up children of her own - two boys and one girl, all very tall, and extremely useful at changing light bulbs she can't reach. Emma writes both fiction and non-fiction. Her books have been published by Bloomsbury, Usborne, Watts, and others.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Emma Fischel
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

25th April 2002

ISBN

9780749643614


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