Ancient Rome – Level 2

Note: We have not read all the books on this list. Most are either stocked by reliable catalogs or are by familiar authors.

Key text: * Famous Men of Rome by John Haaren

Alternative Option * The Story of the Romans by Hélène Adeline Guerber

Optional Further Reading


Augustus Caesar’s World by Genevieve Foster

Lives of Famous Romans by Olivia Coolidge

Caesar’s Gallic Wars by Olivia Coolidge

City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction by David Macaulay

Science in Ancient Rome by Jacqueline L. Harris


The Orchard Book of Roman Myths


Detectives in Togas by Henry Winterfeld

Mystery of the Roman Ransom by Henry Winterfeld

The Pirates of Pompeii by Caroline Lawrence – mystery set in 79AD (also other books in the same series including The Secrets of Vesuvius, The Assassins of Rome, and The Thieves of Ostia.

A Triumph for Flavius by Caroline Dale Snedeker

The Time Travelling Cat and the Roman Eagle by Julia Jarman

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