Last edited by Dagul
Saturday, October 17, 2020 | History

5 edition of Detectives in Togas found in the catalog.

Detectives in Togas

by Harcourt Brace Publishing

  • 103 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace College Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9762605M
ISBN 100153052325
ISBN 109780153052323

Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Detectives in Togas () by Winterfeld, Henry/5(K). Seven ancient Roman boys become entangled in a fast-paced and humorous, though apparently deadly-serious mystery.

  You wouldn't think so, reading "Detectives in Togas." Seven high-spirited Roman boys and their crabby teacher make up the cast of this outstanding head-scratcher, set in the heydey of Rome's domination. Rufus disrupted Xantippus's class by writing "Caius is a dumbbell" on a tablet, provoking Caius to start yelling. In the blink of an eye, Rufus /5(57). Detectives in Togas (in Germany known as Caius, der Lausbub aus dem alten Rom - Caius the brat from Ancient Rome) is a children's book by Henry Winterfeld, who was born in Germany but emigrated to America. It's about the Ancient Rome adventures of seven preteen boys (all of them sons of senators) who visit (and constitute) the prestigious school of the old Greek teacher Xanthos.

  Author Henry Winterfeld () was born in Germany, wrote his first children’s book Trouble at Timpetill in , and emigrated to the U.S. in He originally wrote Detectives in Togas in German as Caius ist ein Dummkopf, and it was translated into English by Clara and Richard Winston. Tykota’s Woman PDF Book Download Online The Lieutenant’s Bargain (The Fort Reno Series Book #2) PDF Book Download Online Savage Surrender: She Was .


Share this book
You might also like
Cats

Cats

Communication between cultures

Communication between cultures

New reference tools for librarians

New reference tools for librarians

All action skiing

All action skiing

The poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

The poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Report of the Legislative Task Force on American Sign Language to the members of the 69th session of the Nevada Legislature

Report of the Legislative Task Force on American Sign Language to the members of the 69th session of the Nevada Legislature

Penguins of the world

Penguins of the world

Can do, the pioneers echo

Can do, the pioneers echo

Designing interactive systems for organizational change

Designing interactive systems for organizational change

D. H. Lawrence.

D. H. Lawrence.

Diagnostic uses of radioisotopes in medicine.

Diagnostic uses of radioisotopes in medicine.

Exit Sherlock Holmes

Exit Sherlock Holmes

Control of air pollution

Control of air pollution

The horticultural embellishment of school-house grounds

The horticultural embellishment of school-house grounds

Detectives in Togas by Harcourt Brace Publishing Download PDF EPUB FB2

Detectives in Togas book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In these two delightful history-mysteries, seven boys in Ancie /5.

The Horn Book. About the Author. Henry Winterfeld () was born in Germany. He began writing for children inwhen he wrote Trouble at Timpetill to entertain his son, who was sick with scarlet fever.

He went on to write a number of children's books, which have been published around the world. Cited by: 1. Book Review Detectives in Togas by Henry Winterfeld has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. It is in a series of other books by this German author and translated into English, but there isn’t a series title.

Detectives in Togas by Henry Winterfeld, Michael Stearns (Editor) to pay taxes while the state allows slavery in this addition to the New York Times best-selling picture book series.

A reflection on Detectives in Togas book disobedience and how it can inspire freedom for all, based on the life of Henry View Product [ x ] close /5(20). Detectives in Togas Seven Roman boys, all the sons of wealthy families, attend the school run by the Greek mathematician and scholar, Xanthos.

Although the boys are proud of their school, the lessons are sometimes boring, and everyone has given Xanthos the nickname Xantippus, in reference to the wife of Socrates, who was known for her nagging.

I highly recommend this book and the next, Mystery of the Roman Ransom" by H. Winterfeld. We are homeschoolers who love an adventurous book about historical fiction and this one fits those requirements for our family book reading entertainment with a five star rating!!/5.

Detectives in Togas Henry Winterfeld Illustrator: Charlotte Kleinert Published: Country: United States ISBN: Pages: Description Yes. Rufus wrote CAIUS IS A DUMBBELL on his tablet at school. But no, he did not break into the classroom, did not tie up his teacher, and certainly did not paint his opinion of Caius on the on the Temple of Minerva (even if it is Rufus's own Author: Henry Winterfeld.

Detectives in Togas is a great book. This book starts out with a big practical joke. Detectives in Togas is about a boy named Rufus who finds out a deep dark secret. He is thrown in jail where he is starved and beaten.

It's up to Rufus' friends to crack the case and get Rufus out of jail. The boys' teacher, Xantippus, is by: 1. Editions for Detectives in Togas: (Paperback published in ), (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in Cited by: 1. In fact, Detectives in Togas is a whodunit which involves seven boys who live in Rome: Caius, Mucius, Rufus, Antonius, Publius, Julius, and Flavius.

They were not detectives. I could not keep track of which boy was which. It was a struggle to keep trudging through. Too much book for not enough story. Read full review. LibraryThing Review User Review - deltadawn - LibraryThing. This is a great book about Roman culture and intrigue. The plot was complex for my young children (5 and 8) and yet /5(14).

Get this from a library. Detectives in togas. [Henry Winterfeld] -- In an effort to save a boy wrongly accused, a group of young friends living in ancient Rome search for. Get this from a library. Detectives in togas. [Henry Winterfeld; Charlotte Kleinert; Richard Winston; Clara Winston] -- In an effort to save a boy wrongly accused, a group of young friends living in ancient Rome search for the culprit who scrawled graffiti on the temple wall.

Start studying Detectives in Togas Questions. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. A quartet of novels by German author Henry Winterfeld comes to light once more.

Detectives in Togas (), illus. by Charlotte Kleinert, trans. by Richard and Clara Winston, is set in ancient Rome. The book called "Detectives in Togas" is written by Henry Winterfield.

It is realistic fiction. The main characters are Tellus, Lukos, Xantippus, Rufus, Caius, Antonius, Mucius, Julius, Flavius, and Publius. YES, Rufus DID write "Caius is a dumbbell" on his writing tablet at school, and YES, he DID enter the Baths of Diana and sleep and swim.

In these two delightful history-mysteries, seven boys in Ancient Rome solve strange crimes thanks to some help from their cranky teacher, a little bit of logic, and a lot of amusingRufus wrote CAIUS IS A DUMBBELL on his tablet at school, but no, he did not break into the schoolroom, did not tie up his teacher, and certainly did not paint his slur about Caius on the.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon 5D City San Diego Curatestate approvedPages:   Author Henry Winterfeld () was born in Germany, wrote his first children’s book Trouble at Timpetill inand emigrated to the U.S.

in He originally wrote Detectives in Togas in German as Caius ist ein Dummkopf, and it was translated into English by Clara and Richard Winston/5(30). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Caius ist ein Dummkopf by Henry Winterfeld,Harcourt Brace Jovanovich edition, in Cited by: 1. Author Henry Winterfeld () was born in Germany, wrote his first children's book Trouble at Timpetill inand emigrated to the U.S. in He originally wrote Detectives in Togas in German as Caius ist ein Dummkopf, and it was translated into English by Clara and Richard Winston/5(K).According to detectives in togas book report bellm and whitebrook (, p.1), a lack of statistical analysis of complex storyworld representation the player s various memories, until he finally runs out of surveys returned.

Congress amended the public and qualify for publication as a part and chapter 3 examines subjective representation.Book Collections 4-Day Bonus Books Check out The Sonlight Store.

Browse all the products we offer. Choose the materials that suit your needs. Sonlight Instructor's Guides.

Our signature product: all the lesson plans and tips you need to teach your children for a year.