Government in the Ancient World

Government in the Ancient World

Paul Challen Hazel Richardson (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427196415

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This amazing book provides a snapshot of systems of government used by various ancient civilizations. Engaging illustrations, detailed timelines, and fascinating information bring back to life the ancient civilizations of Greece, Rome, Mesopotamia, Africa, China, and more. Read about: what a Chinese "dynasty" was; the invention of the idea of democracy in Greece; the role of a samurai warrior in Japan; Mesopotamia's eye-for-an-eye system of ancient justice.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Government History
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Social Studies
English (US)
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