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The Town Mouse and the Spartan House free pdf 430 BC. Darius has been orphaned by the plague in Athens. To escape the sickness he runs off to join his Uncle Alcmaeon who is a general with the Spartan army. But he finds the Spartan way of life quite shocking. To the arrogant and ruthless Spartans, he is as worthless as a mouse. Then his uncle falls sick and only Darius can find a cure. Now Darius is a hero and his uncle offers him a life of luxury in Sparta. Still Darius finds the brutal Sparta too much and wants to go back to plague-stricken Athens. As Aesop said, 'Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.'

About Terry Deary

Terry Deary began his writing career with fiction for A

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Author : Terry Deary
Publisher : A
Data Published : 01 March 2007
ISBN : 0713682213
EAN : 9780713682212
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 64 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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