The Lion's Slave (Read-It! Chapter Books: Historical Tales)

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Archimedes is the cleverest man in Greece. So, when the Romans attack, everyone believes he will find a way to save them. Lydia, his slave, thinks so, too. She is just as excited as everyone else when Archimedes creates one amazing invention after another. But who is the real brains behind the inventions?

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Terry Deary is a Compass Point Books author.

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Archimedes, a renowned Greek mathematician (287-212 B.C.) and his inventions, which thwarted Roman invaders for three years, are featured in this six-chapter easy-to-read book. The book is written in first-person, as told by Archimedes slave, Lydia. As d --Children's Literature Comprehensive Database

Great historical and science information presented in a narrative form that is engaging. Low reading level books with good content is hard to find - this is great! --Douglas County School District

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ISBN 10:  0713682221 ISBN 13:  9780713682229
Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd, 2007
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