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Stories from Roman history

Jean Defrasne

Stories from Roman history

by Jean Defrasne

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Published by World in Cleveland, Il .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Rome -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJean Defrasne ; edited and translated from the French by Barbara Whelpton ; illustrated by De Vayssieres.
      SeriesMyths and legends
      ContributionsWhelpton, Barbara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG213 .D4413 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p. :
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5984156M
      LC Control Number66013635
      OCLC/WorldCa5901767

        This book is a very readable narrative that tells the story of ancient times by balancing a massive amount of history with solid characterization. From page to page there is a genuine flavor of the period and of the people who made it what it Curriculum Guide and Activity Book has many hands-on projects for children of all ages/5(6). A useful set of Character Speech and Thought Bubble Activity Sheets to support the Twinkl Originals story 'History Hackers: Roman Rescue'. Use these to develop children's understanding of characters' feelings and perspectives, showing inference from a story, making predictions, or to assess knowledge of story events.

      10 Greatest Love Stories in History The stories of lovers who believed in each other and their love even if the whole world was against them still inspire and often, make us sad. A closer investigation of the greatest love stories in history reveals that many of the most famous lovers met a tragic end.   1. Christopher Columbus Tricked Native Jamaicans Into Giving Him Supplies by Using His Knowledge of an Upcoming Lunar Eclipse. 2. Future U.S. President Andrew Jackson Killed Charles Dickinson for Calling Him a “Wordless Scoundrel, a Poltroon, and a Coward” 3. Julius Caesar was Once Kidnapped by Pirates Who Demanded a Ransom of 20 Talents of.

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