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Ancient Rome (DK Revealed)
Ancient Rome (DK Revealed)
by Peter Chrisp
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Traces the emergence of a superpower from the collection of city-states and charts its eventual demise at the hands of barbarians. Acetates include the Colosseum and Pompeii.... (read more)

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Famous Men of Rome
Famous Men of Rome
by John H. Haaren
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The Romans were history's great men of action. Collected here are thirty stories covering the history of Rome from its founding under Romulus to the last emperor in the West. Your children will see the rise and fall of a great civilization through the... (read more)

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Ancient Greece: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: Historical Eras)
Ancient Greece: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: Historical Eras)
by William Caper
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Describes the life and times of ancient Greece. The readers' choices reveal the historical details of life from the perspectives of a resident of Athens and a resident of Sparta.... (read more)

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Explore Ancient Rome!: 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments (Explore Your World)
Explore Ancient Rome!: 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments (Explore Your World)
by Carmella Van Vleet
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In this book, young readers ages 6-9 can investigate the fascinating civilization of ancient Rome through 25 hands-on projects and activities. Kids learn about ancient Roman homes, food, playtime, clothing, conquests, gods, entertainment, and more... (read more)

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Life in the Ancient World #6: Trade and Commerce in the Ancient World
Life in the Ancient World #6: Trade and Commerce in the Ancient World
by Hazel Richardson
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This amazing book provides a snapshot of trade and commerce within and sometimes between various ancient civilizations. Read about... (read more)

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Life in the Ancient World #4: Religion in the Ancient World
Life in the Ancient World #4: Religion in the Ancient World
by Hazel Richardson
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This important book provides a snapshot of religion across various ancient civilizations. Read about... (read more)

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Mayan Civilization (World History)
Mayan Civilization (World History)
by Charles George
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Introduces the history and culture of the ancient Maya, describing its preclassical and classical periods, social classes, religion, agriculture, pyramids, astronomy, art, and writings.... (read more)

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Inside Ancient Rome (Inside)
Inside Ancient Rome (Inside)
by David Stewart
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What was life like in ancient times in the celebrated city of Rome? Who were the residents of the city? What kind of houses did they live in? What did they eat, wear, or do for entertainment? Ancient Rome comes alive in this look at history, culture... (read more)

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If I Were a Kid in Ancient Rome: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)
If I Were a Kid in Ancient Rome: Children of the Ancient World (Children of the Ancient World)
by Lou Waryncia
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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... (read more)

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Life in the Ancient World #3: Government in the Ancient World
Life in the Ancient World #3: Government in the Ancient World
by Hazel Richardson Richardson
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This amazing book provides a snapshot of systems of government used by various ancient civilizations. Read about:... (read more)

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Ancient Rome and Pompeii: a Nonfiction Companion To Vacation Under the Volcano (06 Edition)
Ancient Rome and Pompeii: a Nonfiction Companion To Vacation Under the Volcano (06 Edition)
by Mary Pope Osborne
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Circle of Stone---A Kid's Guide to Stonehenge
Circle of Stone---A Kid's Guide to Stonehenge
by Penelope Dyan
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The area of Stonehenge was long used by the ancients as a burial ground, and you can see the burial mounds today where the ancient people cremated and buried their dead. It is long believed that the Druids constructed Stonnehenge as a place of worship... (read more)

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Ancient Roman Jobs (Ancient Communities)
Ancient Roman Jobs (Ancient Communities)
by Nicola Barber
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The quality of a persons life in ancient Roman timesmuch like that of todaydepended largely on their livelihood. The rich patricians traditionally focused their wealth on land ownership and the less wealthy commoner did most of the farming, artisanship... (read more)

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The Story of the Persian War from Herodotus, Illustrated Edition (Yesterday's Classics)
The Story of the Persian War from Herodotus, Illustrated Edition (Yesterday's Classics)
by Alfred John Church
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Stirring account of the Greeks' encounters with the Persians in the 5th century B.C., including the battle of Marathon, the defense of Thermopylae, and the battle of Salamis, all retold from the history of Herodotus. Illustrations from sculptures and... (read more)

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Stories of the Ancient Greeks (Yesterday's Classics)
Stories of the Ancient Greeks (Yesterday's Classics)
by Charles D. Shaw
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Delightful collection of both mythological and historical stories of the ancient Greeks, in language simple enough for younger listeners, yet appealing to all ages. Provides an excellent introduction to ancient Greece, beginning with 32 of the best-known... (read more)

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Pre-Columbian America: Empires of the New World (Britannica Guide to Ancient Civilizations)
Pre-Columbian America: Empires of the New World (Britannica Guide to Ancient Civilizations)
by Kathleen (edt) Kuiper
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From the Mayan calendar to the Toltec architecture at Chichn Itz, the bequests of ancient Mesoamerican civilizations have endured long after the societies that created them declined. The intellectual and cultural achievements of Pre-Columbian America... (read more)

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Romans - Internet Linked
Romans - Internet Linked
by Anthony Marks
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THE ROMANS WERE PIONEERS OF TRADE, ENGINEERING AND GOVERNMENT, AND FOUNDED AN EMPIRE STRETCHING FROM NORTHERN EUROPE TO NORTH AFRICA. THEY CREATED ART AND LITERATURE OF GREAT BEAUTY AND SPORTS OF HORRIBLE CRUELTY. THIS BOOK LOOKS AT THE ROMAN WAY OF LIFE... (read more)

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Anubis Speaks!: A Guide to the Afterlife by the Egyptian God of the Dead (Secrets of the Ancient Gods)
Anubis Speaks!: A Guide to the Afterlife by the Egyptian God of the Dead (Secrets of the Ancient Gods)
by Vicky Alvear Shecter
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Who better than Anubis, the jackal-headed god of mummification, to serve as a guide through the dreaded Land of the Dead? In this fresh and imaginative approach to nonfiction, the first title in the Secrets of the Ancient Gods series, Anubis steers the... (read more)

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Voices of Ancient Egypt
Voices of Ancient Egypt
by Kay Winters
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Beautiful full-color illustrations and poems tell the stories of different occupations in ancient Egypt, from the farmer to the pyramid builder, from the goldsmith to the embalmer. Based on the latest historical research, Voices of Ancient Egypt conveys... (read more)

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Digging for Troy: From Homer to Hisarlik
Digging for Troy: From Homer to Hisarlik
by Jill Rubalcaba
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Jill Rubalcaba is the author of THE ANCIENT EGYPTIAN WORLD, co-written with Eric H. Cline, THE EARLY HUMAN WORLD, cowritten with Peter Robertshaw, and THE WADJET EYE. Jill lives in Middletown, Connecticut. Eric H. Cline serves as the chair of the... (read more)

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