This story takes place in 1594 in Rome. This is Sam and his friends. They are slaves for the Roman Empire. They have been forced to chop down trees in a nearby forest.
This is the Roman leader, Julius Cesar. This man is a ruler over Sam and his friends.
Thanks to Julies Cesar's evil rule There are no more trees and there soon will be a need for wood. The Roman empire has to find a way to get wood. All of the wood in the empire is almost gone.
The Romans are forced to invade northern countries in search of more wood. Sadly there is not enough wood in the upper regions either. The Romans have to retreat after the are dying because of the cold and enemy forces.
I few days later an army of barbarians from the northern region layed siege to Rome. The Barbarians won the battle and took over the Roman Empire.