The pirates of Pompeii
|Format:||Print Book 2003|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Set in the terrifying aftermath of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, the third book in this highly praised mystery series takes young sleuth Flavia Gemina and her friends in search of pirates and slave dealers. A fast-paced whodunnit that combines action, well-placed clues, and strong female lead, and a well-realized ancient Roman setting, this is a treat for mystery lovers and history fans alike.
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Lawrence, Caroline. Roman mysteries ; bk. 3.
#1 - Thieves of Ostia
#2 - Secrets of Vesuvius
#3 - Pirates of Pompeii
#4 - The Assassins of Rome
#5 - The Dolphins of Laurentum
#6 - The Twelve tasks of Flavia Gemina
#7 - The Enemies of Jupiter
#8 - The Gladiators from Capua
Pirates -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D. -- Fiction.
Vesuvius (Italy) -- Eruption, 79 -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Brookfield, Conn. :Roaring Brook Press,2003
|Edition||1st American ed.|
161 pages : maps ; 21cm.
|ISBN||0761315845 (trade edition)
0761326049 (library binding)