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If I were a kid in ancient Rome

If I were a kid in ancient Rome

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Published by Cricket Books in Peterborough, NH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children -- Rome -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rome -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rome -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLou Waryncia, editorial director ; Ken Sheldon, editor.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesChildren of the ancient world
    ContributionsWaryncia, Lou., Sheldon, Kenneth M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG91 .I35 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17889223M
    ISBN 10081267930X
    ISBN 109780812679304
    LC Control Number2006014674
    OCLC/WorldCa68373335

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    My Roman ABC Book By Me! Richard Nguy Finished at Ma A is for the army Rome trained Rome's Armies were always strong because they had a working plan. Later on they did created small groups called legions. Also, if a solider was weak, they would kill him. B is for the. After school children were free to go to the public baths or play games. They played with marbles or rolling hoops sometimes they even used a pigs bladder blown up like a balloon to play football. Childhood lasted for only a sort period of time in Ancient Rome. Boys could marry at 14 while girls tended to get married from 12 onwards.


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