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Gadget City: A Story of Ancient Alexandria

Author(s): Evans, I[drisyn] O[liver] Pages: 256
Publisher: Warne Date of Publication: 1945
Reading Level: YA Genre:
Setting: Alexandria Period: ?
Rome Setting: n Christian/Jewish/Pagan: c
Mystery: n First Person:
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Subject: ÒThis is an original style in juvenile fiction. The author has given us a thrilling story of a captive ancient Briton, and his life as a slave among the people of Alexandria, with their many mechanical "gadgets" in use at that period of history. The story includes alll the themes which appeal to young people today- adventures, humour, and a touch of horror, besides fantastic and exciting inventions.Ó (jacket blurb courtesy of Kathy Adamovich, COBBLESTONE BOOKS)
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