THIS product includes 509 vocabulary words. The historical novels by G.A. Henty are such marvelous stories that will live on for years. They provide students with a look into history and are such engaging educational tools. Each of these books also provides the student with a look into the vocabulary of different historical periods. In order for the student to fully understand and benefit from the lessons to be learned in these novels, it is important for him to understand this sometimes challenging vocabulary. Use these flash cards to improve information retention, to better understand the author's words, and to truly engage in the historical period of each novel. These make excellent companions to the Henty audios by Jim Hodges, and these can also be found on our website. Setting: AD 61 – England, Rome, and Italy – Gladiators, the Coliseum, Rome burns. The invasion of Britain by the Roman legionaries is the setting for this story.