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A fascinating guide to the Roman World and its dramatic history, government, army, religion and everyday life. Stunning photographs and detailed illustrations create a vivid picture of life in Ancient Rome. Includes a contents list and index, and a comprehensive fact-finder with a time chart, “who’s who?” and details of recent archaeological finds. Over 100 Internet links allow readers to visit specially selected websites with additional information, perfect for school reports or independent learning.

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Key Stage
ISBN: 9781409582953
Extent: 128 pages
Dimensions: 276 x 216mm
Library edition hardback
ISBN: 9781474903370
Extent: 128 pages
Dimensions: 276 x 216mm
Fiona Chandler

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“Amazing Book”
The best book in the world for the Romans! Am writing a project about the Romans and it is so helpful! I would pay £100 for this book any day.
“The best help ever”
This book is very informative and helpful with projects or quick research topics. It is also very resourceful.


This book has links to specially selected websites where you can take virtual tours of ancient Rome and Pompeii, zoom in on Roman artifacts in museums and watch video clips about life in ancient Rome.

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