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Pocket Explorer: The Roman Empire

Published by Interlink Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Discover the peoples and places of the mighty Roman Empire. At its height the Roman Empire enriched the Mediterranean Sea and stretched from Britain to Egypt and from Spain to Iraq. This vast area included many different peoples and places, held together by Roman customs, Roman law, and the Roman army. Rome’s success lay in its inclusiveness, with many distinct cultures flourishing within its boundaries. Travel from frontier to frontier as you explore the provinces of the empire in this handy book. The book shows how the most successful empire in human history was organized, and why understanding the Roman Empire helps us to better understand our world today.

About The Author

Sam Moorhead is an archaeologist who works as finds adviser for Iron Age and Roman Coins at the British Museum.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Interlink Books (September 1, 2010)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781566568289
  • Grades: 4 - 6
  • Ages: 4 - 6

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