Rufus et arma atra


Rufus is a Roman boy who excitedly awaits an upcoming fight featuring the best gladiator, Crixaflamma. After a victorious gladiatorial combat in the Flavian Amphitheater (i.e. Colosseum), Crixaflamma’s weapons suddenly go missing! Can Rufus help find the missing weapons?

Rufus et arma atra contains just 40 unique words (excluding names, different forms of words, and meaning established within the text), and works well with any gladiatorial games unit in Latin class. Audiobook is available (on iTunes, Amazon, and The Pisoverse is written with sheltered (i.e. limited) vocabulary to provide more understandable reading material for the beginning Latin student.

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