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

City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction

byDavid Macaulay

Paperback | November 14, 2003

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Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.
David Macaulay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose books have sold millions of copies in the United States alone, and his work has been translated into a dozen languages. Macaulay has garnered numerous awards including the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an America...
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Title:City: A Story of Roman Planning and ConstructionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.45 inPublished:November 14, 2003Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395349222

ISBN - 13:9780395349229

Appropriate for ages: 10

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Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.

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City charts the planning and building of an imaginary Roman city, 'Verbonia.' Macaulay focuses on the achievement of efficient and rational city planning. His brilliantly individualistic drawings capture the essential quality of the Roman character, the ability to organize." School Library Journal, Starred "