You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join

You Wouldn't Want to Be an Assyrian Soldier!: An Ancient Army You'd Rather Not Join

by Rupert Matthews, David Salariya, David Antram
     
 

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Get ready... as a young farmer forced to join the Assyrian army, you quickly learn the seiges and battles are even worse than you thought. It's definitely not easy being an Assyrian Soldier!

It's dangerous!

Top Tips from Experts:

  • Pay someone else to join the army instead of you.
  • Stay away from shovels--all the most

Overview

Get ready... as a young farmer forced to join the Assyrian army, you quickly learn the seiges and battles are even worse than you thought. It's definitely not easy being an Assyrian Soldier!

It's dangerous!

Top Tips from Experts:

  • Pay someone else to join the army instead of you.
  • Stay away from shovels--all the most disgusting jobs involve them.
  • Learn to write--scribes have the easiest time in the army.
  • Make sure the king sees how well you fight--you'll be well rewarded!

You really would not have wanted to live in an ancient civilization. You had to stay on the right side of the gods at all times and always obey the rulers. The cultures and traditions of ancient civilizations spring to life in the pages of this series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780531187272
Publisher:
Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Series:
You Wouldn't Want to Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
702,188
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
IG900L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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