Detectives in Togas (tr)
||Date of Publication:
||after 77 AD; prob 1st cent (Code: 7)
||5 young friends & their teacher, by detective work and various adventures clear a classmate wrongly accused of scrawling graffiti (Caius asinus est) on a wall of the Temple of Minerva.
||Orig pub in Germany. Trans by R & C Winston.
||'Interest centers in the story rather than in details intended to improve the young reader's knowledge of the past; these are incidental.' (EFR)
||'Good way for students to learn indirectly about Roman life -- historical details are a natural part of the story.' (Roz Harper)
||CW 60.9 (May 1967), p. 373 (EFR)
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