The mighty Roman civilization is surveyed, starting with the founding of Rome in the eighth century B.C., the rise of the Roman Republic, the wars with Carthage, and the building of a vast empire during the age of the Caesars.
These volumes in the handsomely designed series for older children chronicles human achievement in our own and other cultures. Subjects include the arts, the sciences, medicine, technology, and social history. The books are heavily illustrated with full-color photos and drawings. The wealth of information contained in Bravo books makes them valuable companions to classroom textbooks, as well as enjoyable individual reading experiences for growing young minds. (Ages 11 and older)