Athletes and actors
Packed with detailed illustrations, side by side with amusing figures, each book in the All in a Day's Work series will engage young readers like never before. Readers will gain insight into ancient cultures through the eyes of the people who lived and worked in them - a dozen professionals from each culture, ranging from civic leaders, emperors, and pharaohs, to boatmen, soldiers, soothsayers, and charioteers. Each book is meticulously researched with all drawings checked for historical accuracy - thus ensuring that these truly unique books are as educational as they are entertaining.
An insider's look at the jobs people did in Ancient Greece from emperor to slave with imaginary and actual, famous examples interspersed. The book describes the conditions, training, pay, and prospects for each job.
Be an architect creating temples in honor of the gods, or if you're good at sports, try the Olympics!
Level 4.9, 0.5 Points
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|Grouping Title||athletes and actors|
|Grouping Author||ganeri anita|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-04-02 23:09:14PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-01-22 00:53:42AM|
|author||Ganeri, Anita, 1961-|
|detailed_location_school||Westmeade Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction|
|item_details||ils:CARL0000515949|A01571034|Westmeade Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction|331.702 GAN|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2Y775|||
|record_details||ils:CARL0000515949|Book|Books||English|Peter Bedrick Books,|2001.|1 v. (various pagings) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.|
|subject_facet||Greece -- Social life and customs, Occupations -- Greece|
|title_display||Athletes and actors|
|title_full||Athletes and actors / Anita Ganeri|
|title_short||Athletes and actors|
|topic_facet||Greece, Occupations, Social life and customs|