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From Rome to Reformation: Early European History for the New Millennium

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From Rome to Reformation: Early European History for the New Millennium
Author: Rose R. Williams
Product Code: 7184
ISBN: 978-0-86516-718-6
Pages: 95
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $12.00

Rose Williams skillfully leads the reader through the maze of power plays and the gradual rise of sovereign states that followed the collapse of the Roman Empire. Readers will appreciate Williams' engaging style and her ability to synthesize succinctly this busy period of history. Recognizing the symbiotic relationship between literature and the era in which it was produced, From Rome to Reformation: Early European History for the New Millennium provides a comprehensive overview of the interconnecting historical events, literary figures, and intellectual developments in European history and its Latin literature. This is a perfect companion text for courses in the humanities, western civilization, and Latin.

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From Romulus to Romulus Augustulus: Roman History for the New Millennium

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From Romulus to Romulus Augustulus: Roman History for the New Millennium
Author: Rose R. Williams
Product Code: 6919
ISBN: 978-0-86516-691-2
Pages: 80
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $12.00

Readers will delight in the fascinating stories of Rome—the quirky, the gory, and the momentous. This book will serve as the perfect companion for the student beginning to study Latin or as an accessible introduction to Roman history for the general reader. Recognizing the symbiotic relationship between literature and the period in which it was produced, From Romulus to Romulus Augustulus: Roman History for the New Millennium provides a comprehensive overview of Roman history and Latin literature.

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Gilgamesh: A Reader

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Gilgamesh: A Reader
Editor: John Maier
Product Code: 3499
ISBN: 978-0-86516-349-2
Pages: 504
Product Format: Hardcover
Price:  $59.00

Gilgamesh: A Reader provides 25 interpretive essays on the epic that stands at the dawn of literature. This collection is designed to enrich the reader's background with selections from experts on Near Eastern literature; to draw connections between Gilgamesh and other literature with interdisciplinary selections; to enliven interest in the world's oldest epic; and to stimulate thought and discussion. Influences of Gilgamesh on later literature, philological and literary studies since 1982, and Gilgamesh from other perspectives are the three broad areas covered.

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Gilgamesh: A Reader

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Gilgamesh: A Reader
Editor: John Maier
Product Code: 3391
ISBN: 978-0-86516-339-3
Pages: 504
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $19.00

Gilgamesh: A Reader provides 25 interpretive essays on the epic that stands at the dawn of literature. This collection is designed to enrich the reader's background with selections from experts on Near Eastern literature; to draw connections between Gilgamesh and other literature with interdisciplinary selections; to enliven interest in the world's oldest epic; and to stimulate thought and discussion. Influences of Gilgamesh on later literature, philological and literary studies since 1982, and Gilgamesh from other perspectives are the three broad areas covered.

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Gilgamis Destani: The Epic of Gilgamesh in Turkish

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Gilgamis Destani: The Epic of Gilgamesh in Turkish
Author: Danny P. Jackson   Introduction: Robert D. Biggs   Appreciation: James G. Keenan
Product Code: 4407
ISBN: 978-975-509-440-3
Pages: 166
Product Format: Hardbound
Price:  $27.00

The Turkish edition of the Gilgamesh, Gilgamis Desani, is a faithful translation of Jackson's rendition. This first translation in Turkish contains the entire content of the Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers edition: Introduction by Robert D. Biggs; Appreciation by James G. Keenan; eighteen photographs of artifacts, captioned by Robert D. Biggs; 'My Poetic Intention' by Danny P. Jackson; all twelve tablets of the Gilgamesh text; glossary of proper names; and fifteen original woodcuts by Thom Kapheim.

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