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The Gladiators from Capua

Written by Caroline Lawrence

Part of the The Roman Mysteries Series

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The Gladiators from Capua Synopsis

March AD 80. In Rome, the Emperor Titus has announced that there will be a hundred days of games to open his new amphitheatre (now known as the Colosseum). Flavia, Nubia and Lupus take this opportunity to go to Rome and search for their missing friend, Jonathan. Their search leads the young detectives straight to the games, where they must face wild beasts and gladiators to accomplish their mission.

The Gladiators from Capua Press Reviews

'As always with Caroline Lawrence, the research is impeccable and the ancient Rome she depicts is very real.' - Elizabeth Hawksley, Historical Novels Review

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ISBN: 9781842551233
Publication date: 03/06/2004
Publisher:
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781842551233
Publication date: 3rd June 2004
Author: Caroline Lawrence
Publisher:
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 224 pages
Suitable for: 9+ readers
Genres: Historical Fiction
Recommendations: eBooks

About Caroline Lawrence

Caroline Lawrence was our Guest Editor in September 2102 - Click here to see her selections. Caroline Lawrence was born in London. Her American parents returned to the United States shortly afterwards and she grew up in Bakersfield, California with her younger brother and sister. Her father taught English and drama in a local high school and her mother was an artist. When she was twelve, Caroline's family moved to Stanford University in northern California so that her father could study Linguistics. Caroline inherited her father's love of words and her mother's love of art. She subsequently studied Classics at Berkeley, ...

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