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Ancient Rome (DK Revealed)

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Traces the emergence of a superpower from the collection of city-states and charts its eventual demise at the hands of barbarians. Acetates include the Colosseum and Pompeii.
Hardcover, 37 pages
Published December 28th 2003 by DK Publishing (first published June 1997)
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Jul 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
It has been quite a while I have read any of the history revealed books and this one I came across in one of the many free libraries that my city has. As such I chose to give it a home since I do enjoy history.

For the true historical fan or even a regular teacher this is the type of book i call a stepping stone. It gives you enough information and insight to hopefully increase your appetite for the subject but at the same time to make you want to know more if you are interested. As such it doe
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Fantastic book with lots of information, very accessible to students who want to learn more about ancient Rome.
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Peter Chrisp (born 20 May 1958) is a British children's author of books on history. With over sixty books published, his various works include Blitzkrieg!, Dorling Kindersly's Ancient Egypt Revealed and Ancient Rome Revealed, The Spanish Conquests of the New World, and many more.

He first began writing history after working on the Mass-Observation archive at the University of Sussex. He has also wo
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