Work by Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison
  

Synopsis

Work by Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison

Roman Life is a series that will explore the establishment of the Roman Empire and the notable people of the age, such as Augustus, Virgil and Homer. The text will chronicle the features and characteristics of the Roman age and explore the lives of the different social classes, as well as men, women and children. Readers will learn what it was like to live as a Roman, be able to compare how their present lives have been influenced by the past and learn how much has changed since Roman times. This title looks at the different types of jobs that both poor and rich Romans had. It explains what a consul, senator or legionary did, and what the duties of the emperor were. It also shows what being a gladiator, priest or priestess, farmer or chariot racer involved.

About the Author

Nicola Barber is an experienced author and editor of children's non-fiction books. Paul Harrison is a highly respected Sky correspondent., Paul Harrison is an award-winning editor and author. He has written a wide variety of books for children, and has a particular passion for modern history. He lives with his wife and son in Hove, East Sussex.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Nicola Barber, Paul Harrison
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Publisher

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

Publication date

27th November 2014

ISBN

9780750289504


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