Wheelock's Latin Reader: Selections from Latin Literature

Wheelock's Latin Reader: Selections from Latin Literature

by Richard A. LaFleur

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Overview

Originally intended by Professor Frederic M. Wheelock as a sequel to Wheelock's Latin, his classic introductory Latin textbook, Wheelock's Latin Reader, newly revised and updated by Richard A. LaFleur, is the ideal text for any intermediate-level Latin course. You'll find a rich selection of of prose and poetry from a wide range of classical authors, as well as briefer passages from medieval and Late Latin writers, each presented in the Latin in which it was originally written. Useful features include extensive notes; a complete Latin-English vocabulary; maps of ancient Italy, Greece, and the Roman Empire; and numerous photographs illustrating aspects of classical culture, mythology, and history featured in the readings.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062016843
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
Publication date: 08/17/2010
Series: Wheelock's Latin Series
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 350,423
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Richard A. LaFleur is Franklin Professor of Classics Emeritus and former Head of Classics at the University of Georgia; he has served as Editor of the Classical Outlook and President of the American Classical League, and is a recipient of the American Philological Association's national award for excellence in the teaching of Classics. Among his numerous books are Scribblers, Scvlptors, and Scribes and the revised editions of Wheelock's Latin, Workbook for Wheelock's Latin, and Wheelock's Latin Reader.

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