History comes alive in the tales of bloody battles and the ingenious inventions that continue to influence our lives today. This eye-opening book will serve as an unbeatable guide to Ancient Rome -- from its legendary origins to the eventual decline of the empire.
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“The Kingfisher Knowledge" series provides color photos and digital images that allow the reader to step inside ancient Rome as if it existed today. The balance of illustrations, from both old and new sources, and text draw the reader into this amazing period in history and bring every facet of the culture to life.” —Children's Literature