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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The School of Rome: Latin Studies and the Origins of Liberal Education.   

Homeric Responses

Gregory Nagy - Literary Criticism - 2010
The Homeric Iliad and Odyssey are among the world's foremost epics. Yet, millennia after their composition, basic questions remain about them. Who was Homer—a real or an ideal ...
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Intimate Commerce: Exchange, Gender, and Subjectivity in Greek Tragedy

Victoria Wohl - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 332 pages
Exchanges of women between men occur regularly in Greek tragedy—and almost always with catastrophic results. Instead of cementing bonds between men, such exchanges rend them ...
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Saga of the Jomsvikings

Literary Criticism - 2010
In A.D. 986, Earl Hákon, ruler of most of Norway, won a triumphant victory over an invading fleet of Danes in the great naval battle of Hjórunga Bay. Sailing under his banner ...
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Covert Operations: The Medieval Uses of Secrecy

Karma Lochrie - Law - 2012 - 304 pages
Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book In Covert Operations, Karma Lochrie brings the categories and cultural meanings of secrecy in the Middle Ages out ...
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Works and Days: A Translation and Commentary for the Social Sciences

Hesiod - History - 1996 - 100 pages
This new, annotated translation of Hesiod's "Works and Days" is a collaboration between David W. Tandy, a classicist, and Walter Neale, an economist and economic historian ...
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The Argonautika: The Story of Jason and the Quest for the Golden Fleece

Apollonios Rhodios - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 480 pages
Peter Green has translated this renowned poem with skill and wit, offering a refreshing interpretation of a timeless story. His commentary - the first on all four books since ...
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Tradition and Innovation in Hellenistic Poetry

Marco Fantuzzi, Richard Hunter - History - 2005
Hellenistic poets of the third and second centuries BC were concerned with the need both to mark their continuity with the classical past and to demonstrate their independence ...
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Mechthild of Magdeburg and Her Book: Gender and the Making of Textual Authority

Sara S. Poor - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 352 pages
Sometime around 1230, a young woman left her family and traveled to the German city of Magdeburg to devote herself to worship and religious contemplation. Rather than living in ...
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The Middle Ages in Literature for Youth: A Guide and Resource Book

Rebecca Barnhouse - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 183 pages
Writers of both fiction and non-fiction have long been fascinated by the Middle Ages, and this guide summarizes and evaluates more than 500 picture books, novels, nonfiction ...
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Odyssey

Homer, Stanley Lombardo - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 478 pages
A translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War.
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