The Roman Catacombs

by Enzo George

Part of a Series: Crypts, Tombs, and Secret Rooms.

The subterranean tombs known as the Roman Catacombs are truly time capsules. Some tunnels date to the first century. Both Jewish and Christian graves are found there, including cremated and skeletal remains, and some have only been discovered recently. It’s challenging to receive permission to explore these tunnels. Luckily, young historians can find all they need to know in the well-researched pages of this intriguing book, full of extraordinary images and facts. They’ll learn much about the history of Rome and the different cultures that sought to bury their dead beneath the living in this ancient city.

ISBN: 9781538206553

JLG Release: April 2018

JLG Member Price
$20.25

Nonfiction History

Grades 6-8

$225.00/year

12 books / $18.75 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9781538206553

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Library edition

    Publisher

    Gareth Stevens

    Page Count

    48

    Trim Size

    7 1/4" x 9 1/4"

    Dewey Classification

    937--dc23

    Genre

    Nonfic


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