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Everyday life in the ancient world.

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Published by Kingfisher in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Ancient -- Juvenile literature,
  • Manners and customs -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Civilization, Ancient

  • About the Edition

    Describes the everyday life of ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, Aztecs, and Incas, including transportation, clothing, food, homes, shopping, and monuments.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsKingfisher Publications.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB311 .E89 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3569846M
    ISBN 100753454645
    LC Control Number2002072479
    OCLC/WorldCa50042808


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