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Author Halberstam, Gaby.

Title Boudica : the story of the fearless Iceni queen / Gaby Halberstam
Published London : A & C Black, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Real Lives
Real lives.
Contents Cover; Contents; 1 Beaten; 2 Death to the Romans; 3 Alliance; 4 Omens; 5 Camulodunum; 6 The First Battle; 7 Message to the Romans; 8 The Romans Advance; 9 Massacre; 10 Now What?; 11 Londinium's Burning; 12 Over the Bridge; 13 Facing the Legions; 14 The Last Battle
Summary Following the death of her husband, Boudica, queen of the Iceni tribe, is brutally attacked by the occupying Romanforces. Her home is pillaged, her daughters abused, and her land stolen from under her. Fearless, intelligent and determined, shemanages to free her daughters and escape, returning with the might of an angry supporting army. With a story packed full of bloodybattles, fierce fighting and brutal military tactics, Boudica is an iconic figure of war and womanhood, whose legendary life story still resonates today
Notes Print version record
Subject Boadicea, Queen, -62 -- Juvenile literature.
Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D. -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biography.
Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1408163608 (electronic bk.)
1408179318 (electronic bk.)
9781408163603 (electronic bk.)
9781408179314 (electronic bk.)