Cleopatra is one of the most dynamic figures of ancient history—a powerful, brilliant queen whose cunning, ambition, and boldness not only brought her to Egypt’s throne but also into alliances and conflicts with Julius Caesar, Mark Antony, and the Roman Empire itself. Although her desperate bid for power may have ended in tragedy, it fueled centuries of stories about her. Cleopatra’s life and legacy are illuminated in this attractive, eye-catching guide chock-full with lively prose, impeccable research, and engaging features. Learn about a woman whose real life story rivals the most exciting works of fiction.
Series: Women Who Changed History
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
Guided Reading Level: Z
Lexile Level: 850
ISBN: 9781680486407 (E-book)