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Our Little Spartan Cousin of Long Ago

Book Description
Engaging account of the life of children in ancient Sparta, where patriotism, heroism, and strength in battle are the highest ideals. We discover how at age seven boys leave home to live in company with 15 others, training to be Spartan soldiers through rigorous physical and mental exercises. In addition to wrestling, running, and throwing the discus, we watch them foraging for their food, gather... More
Book Information
PublisherYesterday's Classics
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages120
Publication Date08/04/2008
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About Julia Darrow Cowles (Author) : Julia Darrow Cowles is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Julia Darrow Cowles include Our Little Spartan Cousin of Long Ago (Yesterday's Classics), Our Little Ath... more
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About John Goss (Illustrator) : John Goss is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of John Goss include Our Little Spartan Cousin of Long Ago (Yesterday's Classics), Our Little Athenian Cousin of Long Ago (Y... more
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