Women Writing Latin: Women writing in Latin in Roman antiquity, late antiquity, and early modern Christian era

Author: Laurie J. Churchill,Phyllis Rugg Brown,Phyllis R. Brown,J. Elizabeth Jeffrey

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415941839

Category: Social Science

Page: 196

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This book is part of a 3-volume anthology of women's writing in Latin from antiquity to the early modern era. Each volume provides texts, contexts, and translations of a wide variety of works produced by women, including dramatic, poetic, and devotional writing. Volume One covers the age of Roman Antiquity and early Christianity.
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Writing Latin

Author: James Morwood,Richard Ashdowne

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472502779

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 192

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A completely new guide to writing Latin from scratch, this user-friendly book includes key features such as: broad coverage - all the major grammatical constructions of the Latin language are covered, reinforcing what students have learnt from reading Latin; thorough accessible explanations - no previous experience of writing in Latin assumed; hundreds of examples - clear accurate illustrations of the constructions described, all with full translations; over six hundred practice sentences - graduated exercises leading students through three levels of difficulty from elementary to advanced level; introduction to Latin word order - a brief guide to some of the most important principles; and, longer passages for practising continuous prose composition - more challenging passages to stretch the most able students. It also includes features such as: commentaries on examples of Latin prose style - passages from great Latin prose writers focus attention on imitating real Latin usage; and, complete list of vocabulary - all the words needed for the exercises and a valuable reference for English-Latin work in general.
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Women Writing Latin

Early Modern Women Writing Latin

Author: Laurie J. Churchill,Phyllis R. Brown,Jane E. Jeffrey

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135377561

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 368

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This book is part of a 3-volume anthology of women's writing in Latin from antiquity to the early modern era. Each volume provides texts, contexts, and translations of a wide variety of works produced by women, including dramatic, poetic, and devotional writing. Volume Three covers women's writing in Latin during the early modern period (1400-1700).
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Women Writing Latin: Medieval women writing Latin

Author: Laurie J. Churchill,Phyllis Rugg Brown,J. Elizabeth Jeffrey

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415941846

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 448

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This book is part of a 3-volume anthology of women's writing in Latin from antiquity to the early modern era. Each volume provides texts, contexts, and translations of a wide variety of works produced by women, including dramatic, poetic, and devotional writing. Volume Two covers women's writing in Latin in the Middle Ages.
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Reclaiming the Political in Latin American History

Essays from the North

Author: Gilbert M. Joseph,Emily S. Rosenberg

Publisher: Duke University Press

ISBN: 9780822327899

Category: History

Page: 379

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DIVA collection of essays and case studies on Latin America which suggest new historiographical approaches and political strategies, linking materialist analysis to constructivist understandings of power, meaning, identity, and agency. /div
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