Teach Yourself Ancient Greek

Teach Yourself Ancient Greek

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This is a comprehensive introduction to the people who began Western civilisation. Whether you are a complete beginner or have some knowledge of Ancient Greek, you will benefit from this clearly structured course which presents the fundamentals of Ancient Greek in 24 units. Original texts are introduced at an early stage and enable you to get an idea of the wealth and extent of Greek literature; authors represented include Homer, the tragedians, Aristophanes, Thucydides, Plato and Demosthenes. There are full notes to accompany the readings and a glossary of grammatical terms, revision exercises, further reading, and other material are available on a free website.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 130 x 198 x 26mm | 350g
  • Teach Yourself Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English, Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • New ed.
  • none
  • 034086785X
  • 9780340867853
  • 943,737

Table of contents

01 - Introduction; 02 - Units 1 - 25; 03 - Appendices 1 - 9; 04 - Key to Greek reading exercises; 05 - Principal parts of verbs; 06 - Vocabulary; 07 - Index
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About Gavin Betts

Gavin Betts (retired) was Associated Professor of Classical Studies, Monash University, Victoria, Australia. Alan Henry is Professor of Classical Studies, Monash University, Victoria, Australia.
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