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Published by Educational Media Film and Video in London .
Written in English


Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatVideorecording
Pagination1 videocassette (36 min.)
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20316380M

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As mentioned in the overall series title, this book is, like the others following it, set in the period of ancient Rome during the first century of the new millennium 15 AD. Following the reign of Agrippina the Younger, it charts this period of Roman history well, as it really gets a . I really, really enjoyed this in a way that made me grateful I don't live in Ancient Rome. I'm not expert enough to talk about how accurately the author portrayed Ancient Rome, but it felt right in a kid-friendly, History-Lite sort of way. The concept was clever, the history interesting, the pacing fast, the humor good without being over the top/5(13). Professor Keith Bradley teaches Greek and Roman Studies at the University of Victoria. A specialist in the social and cultural history of ancient Rome, he is the author of five books: Suetonius.   The Libertus Mystery of Roman Britain series is a famous book series of historical fiction, mystery, crime, and Roman novels written by a popular English author named Rosemary Aitken under the pseudonym of Rosemary Rowe. It is comprised of a total of 17 books, which were released between the years and

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