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by Jane D. Chaplin
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ISBN-13: 2900199286347
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 08/15/2009
Series: Oxford Readings in Classical Studies Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Jane D. Chaplin is Professor of Classics at Middlebury College. Christina S. Kraus is Professor of Classics at Yale University.

Table of Contents

I. Outlook
1. The Dating of Livy's First Decade, T. J. Luce
2. Livy's Preface, J. L. Moles
II. Structure
3. The Structure of Livy's History, P. A. Stadter
4. Structuring Roman History: the Consular Year and the Roman Historical Tradition, J. Rich
5. Design and Structure in Livy: 5.32-55, T. J. Luce
III. Language and Style
6. Comedy, Wit, and Humour in Livy, L. Catin
7. Literary Techniques of Livy, P. G. Walsh
8. The Style of Livy, A. H. McDonald
9. Form and Language in Livy's Triumph Notices, J. E. Phillips
IV. Narrative
10. An Introduction to Books 29 and 30, E. Burck
11. Livy and the Story of Horatius I.24-26, J. E. Solodow
12. Livy's Comic Narrative of the Bacchanalia, A. C. Scafuro
V. Cultural History
13. The Religious Position of Livy's History, W. Liebeschuetz
14. The Body Female and the Body Politic: Livy's Lucretia and Verginia, S. R. Joshel
15. Livy's Revolution: Civic Identity and the Creation of the res publica, A. M. Feldherr
VI. Sources and Working Methods
16. Livy and his Sources, S. P. Oakley
17. Livy's Sources and Methods of Composition in Books 31-33, J. Briscoe
18. Livy and Polybius, H. Trankle

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