GALEN : MY LIFE IN IMPERIAL
San Diego : Harcourt, 2002.
is a 12-year-old Greek slave living in ancient Rome. Because of his
father's great artistic talent, Galen finds himself living in the palace
of Augustus himself. He even gets to study with the emperor's grandson.
As part of the royal household, he experiences life in Rome as few have
seen it. Spend time with Galen as he tells us what his life was like.
Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Fiction.
Slaves -- Fiction.
Diaries -- Fiction.
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