ABC Et-Cetera: The Life and Times of the Roman Alphabet by Alexander Humez, Nicholas Humez |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
ABC Et-Cetera: The Life and Times of the Roman Alphabet

ABC Et-Cetera: The Life and Times of the Roman Alphabet

by Alexander Humez, Nicholas Humez
     
 

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Library Journal - Library Journal
A is for atavism, B is for bellicose. Twenty-one essays, each beginning with a letter of the classical Latin alphabet, ramble off into little lessons in Roman history, culture, and etymology. Although the facts make interesting browsing, the frivolous, often trite style is distracting. A bibliography of more scholarly works is appended. Maurice Taylor, Brunswick Cty. Lib., Southport, N.C.

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ISBN-13:
9780879236649
Publisher:
Godine, David R. Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/1987
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.72(w) x 9.09(h) x 0.85(d)

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