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Author Greenblatt, Miriam.

Title Augustus and imperial Rome / by Miriam Greenblatt.

Publication Info. Tarrytown, N.Y. : Benchmark Books, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  J937 GREENBLATT    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Children's Nonfiction  J 937 GREENBLATT    Check Shelf
Description 80 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm.
Series Rulers and their times
Rulers and their times.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 77) and index.
Summary Examines the rule of Augustus Caesar, including his rise to power, politics, and final days, and describes everyday life in Rome during his reign.
Contents Pt. 1: Early years -- A political crisis -- Octavian versus Antony -- Ruling Rome -- The final days -- Pt. 2: The Roman legions -- Triumphal parades -- The great games -- Apartments and houses -- Food and feasts -- Clothing -- Beauty and bathing -- The family circle -- Getting an education -- Slavery -- Religion -- Pt. 3: The Romans in their own words -- Glossary -- For further reading -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.5 2.0 2784.
Subject Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Juvenile literature.
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.
Emperors -- Rome -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
Rome -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Rome -- Civilization.
ISBN 0761409122
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