Romans by Jane M. Bingham
  

Synopsis

Romans by Jane M. Bingham

Learn all about the mighty Romans with this brilliant photographic book. From the rise of Rome and the growth of the Roman Empire to the great emperors, such as Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. We look at the powerful Roman army and how the civilization spread across Europe. Find out how we know about the Romans today, from the amazing buildings that are still standing to the discovery of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Then take a look at Roman gods and godesses, and the entertainments, food, artists, musicians and medicines of the time. Read about the games that took place in great amphitheatres, such as the grand Colosseum, the gladiator fights and exciting chariot races. Then, learn about home and family life of people in ancient Rome. You can even read about a day in the life of a Roman child, and design and make your own mosaic with our brilliant activity page. Discover amazing facts about the Roman civilization!

About the Author

Jane Bingham is an experienced children's author and editor. She specializes in history and contemporary issues.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Jane M. Bingham
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

12th March 2015

ISBN

9780750288873


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