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Fortunate Shipwreck, The

Author(s): Blake, Gladys Pages: 256
Publisher: Appleton-Century Date of Publication: 1936
Reading Level: YA Genre:
Setting: Rome Period: t/o Tiberius (Code: 7b1)
Rome Setting: y Christian/Jewish/Pagan: p
Mystery: y First Person:
Detective/Narrator:
Subject: Roman family hopes that one of their daughters, Julia, will be chosen a Vestal Virgin.
Unique Qualities:
Rating: Better history than fiction, but still readable
Review By: Beall
Review In: CW 54.6
Review By:
Review In: BkRevDig 1936, pp. 95-6. Reviewers find the background well handled but split on the quality of the story-telling.

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