A Companion to the Ancient Greek Language
Egbert J. Bakker
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 28, 2010 - Foreign Language Study - 704 pages
A comprehensive account of the language of Ancient Greek civilization in a single volume, with contributions from leading international scholars covering the historical, geographical, sociolinguistic, and literary perspectives of the language.
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