The world of the Roman Emperor by Peter Chrisp

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Published by Macdonald Young in Hove .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Emperors -- Rome -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature,
  • Emperors -- Rome -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D. -- Juvenile literature

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Includes index.

Book details

StatementPeter Chrisp ; illustrations by Studio Galante.
ContributionsStudio Galante.
The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18428485M
ISBN 10075002691X
OCLC/WorldCa59411110

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