Childrens book of romeo and juliet

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Romeo and Juliet by Andrew Matthews

A long time ago something happened between the two leading families of Verona that led their members to kill each other whenever they met. That went on for many years, and eventually no-one could remember what had caused the feud. The killing stopped in time but fights continued to break out for no reason at all. Every child born into the Montague and Capulet families grew up with the feud: they were taught to hate the members of the other family. Marriage between the young men and women of the two families was out of the question; they did no business with each other, and they never mixed.
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This was a BBC series that adapted eight of Shakespeare's history plays for television.

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Most popular. Get the latest Flash player. I enjoyed reading this book as the illustrations and language used told the story in good detail without the use of old English. Get A Copy.

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