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The Resource 30-second ancient Rome : the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute, editor, Matthew Nicholls ; contributors, Luke Houghton [and six others]

30-second ancient Rome : the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute, editor, Matthew Nicholls ; contributors, Luke Houghton [and six others]

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30-second ancient Rome : the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute
Title
30-second ancient Rome
Title remainder
the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute
Statement of responsibility
editor, Matthew Nicholls ; contributors, Luke Houghton [and six others]
Title variation
  • Ancient Rome
  • Thirty-second ancient Rome
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
You know that Rome wasn't built in a day, but just how did a cluster of small hilltop villages expand to become one of the greatest empires in history? Why did Romulus kill his brother Remus? How was a legion organised? Did people really speak Latin? What entertainment could you see at the Colosseum? And what was daily life like for a Roman citizen? This book takes a novel approach to answering all these questions and more
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 937.6'3
  • 937.63
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nicholls, Matthew
  • Houghton, L. B. T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • History
Label
30-second ancient Rome : the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute, editor, Matthew Nicholls ; contributors, Luke Houghton [and six others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782401315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781782401315
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour)
Label
30-second ancient Rome : the 50 most important achievements of a timeless civilization, each explained in half a minute, editor, Matthew Nicholls ; contributors, Luke Houghton [and six others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781782401315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781782401315
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour)

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