Summary: The Romans were history's great men of action, making the study of Rome ideal for beginners of all ages, but especially for younger students, who are fascinated by the abundant action and drama of Roman history.
Famous Men of Rome offers thirty stories, covering the history of Rome from its founding under Romulus to the last emperor in the West. Your children will see the rise and fall of history's greatest civilization through the lives of Horatius, Camillus, ...show more Caesar, Cicero, Marcus Aurelius, and many other larger-than-life figures. An understanding of modern political history is impossible without a thorough understanding of Rome. Thus its study provides a foundation for all other history study.
In the Memoria Press Famous Men of Rome, we have added a Glossary of People and Places, improved Images, and maps of Rome, Italy, and the Roman Empire. ...show less