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    An Independent Study Guide to Reading Greek (Reading Greek) (Paperback)(English / Greek, Modern (1453-)) By (author) Joint Association of Classical Authors

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    DescriptionFirst published in 1978 and now thoroughly revised, Reading Greek is a best-selling one-year introductory course in ancient Greek for students of any age. It combines the best of modern and traditional language-learning techniques and is used in schools, summer schools and universities across the world. This Independent Study Guide is intended to help students who are learning Greek on their own or with only limited access to a teacher. It contains notes on the texts that appear in the Text and Vocabulary volume, translations of all the texts, answers to the exercises in the Grammar and Exercises volume and cross-references to the relevant fifth-century background in The World of Athens. There are instructions of how to use the course and the Study Guide. The book will also be useful to students in schools, universities and summer schools who have to learn Greek rapidly.

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    An Independent Study Guide to Reading Greek
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Joint Association of Classical Authors
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 276
    Width: 173 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 567 g
    Greek, Modern (1453-)
    ISBN 13: 9780521698504
    ISBN 10: 0521698502

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.8
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
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    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
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    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AHA
    BIC subject category V2: CJCR, CFK, CJBG
    B&T General Subject: 480
    Ingram Subject Code: LF
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    B&T Approval Code: A20204000
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 13
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    B&T Approval Code: A20200000
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    BISAC V2.8: FOR033000
    BIC subject category V2: 2AHA
    DC22: 480, 488.6/421
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    DC22: 488.4
    LC classification: PA260 .I3 2008
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    Thema V1.0: DSBB, CJCR
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
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    Publication date
    04 October 2008
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    Review quote
    'The quality of this course is now very hard to match indeed.' Journal of Classics Teaching
    Table of contents
    Preface; 1. The insurance fraud; 2. The glorious past; 3. Athens and Sparta; 4. Lawlessness in Athenian life; 5. 'Socrates corrupts the young'; 6. Socrates and Strepsiades; 7. Socrates and intellectual inquiry; 8. Aristophanes' Birds; 9. Aristophanes' Wasps; 10. Aristophanes' Lysistrata; 11. Aristophanes' Akharnians; 12. Neaira as slave; 13. Neaira as married woman; 14. Guarding a woman's purity; 15. Alkestis in Euripides' play; 16. Official justice: ships, state and individuals; 17. Private justice: trouble down at the farm; 18. How Zeus gave justice to men; 19. The story of Adrastos; 20. Odysseus and Nausikaa.