Peter Jones demystifies the Classics in this personal introduction to a subject often feared by those who do not understand Greek or Latin.
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Peter Jones is one of the best-known figures in the teaching and appreciation of the Classics. Co-founder of Friends of Classics, he has published widely on Homer and is a regular contributor to national newspapers. His best-selling Learn Latin, Learn Ancient Greek, Classics in Translation and Ancient and Modern are all published by Duckworth.Review:
‘Classical languages are dead, and therefore useless, runs the standard attack; Classics no longer has any contemporary relevance. An Intelligent Person’s Guide to Classics offers a series of well-argued and engaging responses to those accusations ...’
‘If this book doesn’t encourage a rebirth in interest in the Classics, nothing will.'
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Book Description Bristol Classical Press, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110715631373
Book Description Bristol Classical Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0715631373 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1214979