Empire Of Ancient Rome

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438126593
ISBN 13 : 143812659X

The influence of the Roman Empire has been widespread and profound, perhaps more so than that of any other empire or civilization. Rome laid the foundation for many of the institut..

Empires Of Ancient Persia

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438127842
ISBN 13 : 1438127847

For almost 1,200 years, the Persians ruled a territory that stretched from the Black Sea into Central Asia, from India to Egypt and into the fringes of southern Europe. During that..

Life As A Gladiator

Pub Date : 2010-07-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 9781429647847
ISBN 13 : 1429647841

"Describes the lives of gladiators in the Roman Empire. The readers' choices reveal the historical details of gladiators rebelling with Spartacus, training at a gladiator school in..

Marco Polo

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756501806
ISBN 13 : 9780756501808

A biography of the thirteenth-century Venetian explorer whose book about his travels across Asia and work for Kubla Khan helped to launch the Age of Exploration...