Sterling Biographies (R): Cleopatra : Egypt's Last and Greatest Queen Paperback
At once daring, clever, smart, rich, determined and rash, Cleopatra is one of history's most fascinating figures.
Here, children will find out all about: the Ptolemy Dynasty into which she was born, its traditions and infighting; the role of women in ancient Egypt; how she ascended to and maintained her place on, the throne; her relationships with both Caesar and Mark Antony and the political repercussions of these affairs within the Roman Empire and Egypt; and, her death in Alexandria and much more, all beautifully illustrated.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Sterling Juvenile
- Publication Date: 03/02/2009
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781402757105