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If I Were a Kid in Ancient Rome: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)

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Synopsis:

Life for youngsters in ancient Rome was both different and similar to today. There were schools, but only wealthy children attended them. There were pets, but monkeys and magpies were popular as well as dogs and cats. Baths were a must, but most children took them at one of the citys 1,000 public baths. Even the favorite hangout of contemporary youngsters, the mall, originated in Rome. This book explores one of the worlds great historic cultures, from its religious life to its distinctive cuisine, as experienced by its younger members.

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ISBN:
9780812679304
Author:
Waryncia, Lou
Publisher:
Cricket Books
Editor:
Sheldon, Ken
Author:
Cobblestone Publishing
Subject:
Children
Subject:
Ancient
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Ancient - Rome
Subject:
Ancient - Egypt
Subject:
Rome Social life and customs.
Subject:
Rome Civilization.
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
If I Were a Kid in. . .
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 1 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photos and illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in 11 oz
Age Level:
07-10

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Life for youngsters in ancient Rome was both different and similar to today. There were schools, but only wealthy children attended them. There were pets, but monkeys and magpies were popular as well as dogs and cats. Baths were a must, but most children took them at one of the citys 1,000 public baths. Even the favorite hangout of contemporary youngsters, the mall, originated in Rome. This book explores one of the worlds great historic cultures, from its religious life to its distinctive cuisine, as experienced by its younger members.
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