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Cleopatra: Queen of Ancient Egypt

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- In-Depth Biography of Great Rulers
- Exciting topics for research and reports
- Informative fact boxes
- Clear readable maps
- Interesting quotes from ancient historians
- Supports the History/Social Studies and English/Language Arts Curricula
- Illus. with black-and-white illustrations
- Contains a timeline, chapter notes, a further reading list, a glossary, maps, Internet add
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Hardcover, 160 pages
Published February 1st 2006 by Enslow Publishers
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Kathy
Apr 14, 2012 Kathy rated it liked it
Young adult book with all the same information as Pulitizer Prize winner Stacy Schiff's book but much easier to read. Both tell Plutarch's story about the fishing trip in which Marc Antony had to order fishermen to dive under water and put already caught fish onto his hook. The next day Cleopatra arranged for one of her servants to put a salted fish on the hook eliciting much laughter. Cleopatra then said, "Leave the fishing-rod, general, to us poor sovereigns of Pharos and Canopus; your game is ...more
Nikki
Oct 12, 2016 Nikki rated it liked it
This book is loaded with information about Cleopatra in a very well formatted way that keeps you intrigued at the same time. It can be very wordy but I think it is helping my vocabulary and educating me about one of the most famous historical female leaders from that time. The length is a good length, not too long or too short, about 150 pages and still is packed with details, pictures, and information I never knew before. I would recommend this book to anyone who wants to learn more about ...more
Mariana
Mar 04, 2011 Mariana rated it liked it
I would like to say that it was bacically just like the other Cleopatra book, just with more facts instead of ideas. It was also longer and had so much information that it was hard to decide which info to use for my report.
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