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Livy: Book XXI / Edition 1

Livy: Book XXI / Edition 1

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by Livy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0862921783

ISBN-13: 9780862921781

Pub. Date: 06/01/1991

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Book XXI of Livy's history of Rome is one of the most frequently read either in its entirety or in extracts, for it includes Carthaginian campaigns in Spain and Hannibal's momentous crossing of the Alps to invade Italy.

P.G. Walsh's edition is designed specifically for use by students at A-Level. The commentary explains points of historical and literary

Overview

Book XXI of Livy's history of Rome is one of the most frequently read either in its entirety or in extracts, for it includes Carthaginian campaigns in Spain and Hannibal's momentous crossing of the Alps to invade Italy.

P.G. Walsh's edition is designed specifically for use by students at A-Level. The commentary explains points of historical and literary importance, and elucidates grammatical peculiarities and passages of unusual difficulty. The introduction sets Livy in the context of Roman historiography as a whole, and deals in particular with Book XXI. There is a full vocabulary as well as an index of names and illustrative maps and plans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780862921781
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
06/01/1991
Series:
Latin Texts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction
Contents
1. Life and Work of Livy
2. Livy as an Historian
3. Livy as Writer and Stylist
4. Livy's Grammar and Syntax
5. The History of the Period
Text
Notes
Vocabulary
Maps

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