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In this book from the Wicked History series, readers can learn about Julius Caesar from his humble beginnings to his rise as dictator of the Roman Empire to his death at the hands of those he thought were his friends.
Content of this book
Opening quote by or about the featured villain / villainess.
Historical map, annotated with key locations from person's life.
A wicked web featuring allies and enemies.
Historical photos and etchings.
Boxes with additional information.
Photo documentaries-six to eight pages of photos and captions telling the person's life.
Timeline, glossary, additional sources.
Engaging narrative nonfiction written at a very accessible reading level.
A Wicked History biography series is for people who want to know details about a figure in history.
The books are for middle and high school students and teach about wicked individuals who twisted the course of history.
The design is sophisticated to attract middle-school and high-school readers, yet the reading level is on target and readily accessible to readers of all levels.