The Child's First History of Rome by Elizabeth Missing SewellThe Child's First History of Rome by Elizabeth Missing Sewell

The Child's First History of Rome

byElizabeth Missing Sewell

Paperback | February 8, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1878 Excerpt: ... What did the augurs say? Relate what is said of a young warrior What do the ancient writers declare? /. Of what is frequent mention made, during this period? On one occa sion. what took place? Who accepted the offer? B. Of what does this anecdote remind us? Relate the difference which can always be discovered between the actions Of heathens and the worshippers of the True God. 3. What was tho wish of the Roman, and what of David? CHAPTER XVHT.--What is the subject of this chapter? 1. What would it have been difficult for the Romans to avoid, and why? What, besides that? 2. Who were now the rivals of Rome? What is said of their country, and how was it situated? What is said of its inhabitants? X How many great wars were there between the Romans and Samnites? What caused the first one? I What was of great importance to the Romans? What if they had lost It? What is still more interesting, and why? t. What had the consul done? How were the troops situated? Who saved them, and how? 6. With what was Deeius rewarded? What is said of that crown? 7. What was a custom among the Romans? 8. What other reward is mentioned? To whom was it granted? How long did that first war last? Why did the Roman senators find it desirable to make peace? 9. What is said of the death of Deeius Mus? 10. What did the Roman consuls dream, and what agreement did ther make? What farther is said of the battle and of Deeius? CHAPTER XIX.--What is the subject of this chapter? 1. From what did it begin? What is there reason to think? What was one of the most remarkable events of that war? 9 By what had the Romans not profited? What at last happened? What were the Romans forced to do? What was required of them? What was the army obliged to do? 3. What was the name of the Samnite general? What mig...
Title:The Child's First History of RomeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:76 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.16 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217576281

ISBN - 13:9780217576284