|The Story of the Romans|
|by Helene A. Guerber|
| Elementary history of Rome, presenting short stories of the great heroes, mythical and historical, from Aeneas and the founding of Rome to the fall of the western empire. Around the famous characters of Rome are graphically grouped the great events with which their names will forever stand connected. Vivid descriptions bring to life the events narrated, making history attractive to the young, and awakening their enthusiasm for further reading and study. Ages 10-14 |
About This Text
This text was prepared by a team of volunteers,
including Stephanie Patag, Denise Sullivan,
Paula Augustine, Ildiko Baugus, Michelle Cook,
and Julie Morris, using
as copytext, The Story of the Romans, by
H. A. Guerber,
New York: American Book Company, 1896.
Formatting was added to the text, proofreading was completed, and images were prepared
by Lisa Ripperton.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
A number of illustrations are included in the text.
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