Julius Caesar’s grand-nephew Octavian had a genius for politics. Within a year after Caesar’s death the teenager became one of Rome’s three leaders. Just over a decade later he took total control. The Roman people gave him a new name: Augustus Caesar.

  • Publisher: Mitchell Lane
  • Series: Biography of Ancient Civilizations
  • Year Published: 2005
  • Age Level: 8-13
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Though this book contains much information, it is presented in a way which grasps the attention of elementary students. This book could serve as a great research tool for students, allowing them a break from traditional text-filled pages. (LibraryThing)