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The ancient Romans

Don Nardo

The ancient Romans

by Don Nardo

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the civilization of ancient Rome, including its founding and early centuries, its high point, social classes and institutions, aspects of daily life, its eventual decline and fall, and the enduring legacy of Rome.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Don Nardo.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesLost civilizations, Lost civilizations (San Diego, Calif.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246083M
    ISBN 101560067063
    LC Control Number00008650
    OCLC/WorldCa43706601

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