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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 41.95
A wide variety of texts by the Latin satirists are presented here in a fully loaded resource to provide an innovative reading of satire's relation to Roman ideology. Brimming with notes, commentaries, essays and texts in translation, this book succeeds in its mission to help the student understand the history of Latin's modern scholarly reception.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 140.00
Lyric Texts and Lyric Consciousness presents a model for studying the history of lyric as a genre. Prof Miller draws a distinction between the work of the Greek lyrists and the more condensed, personal poetry that we associate with lyric. He then confronts the theoretical issues and presents a sophisticated, Bakhtinian reading of the development... more...
- Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 65.00
The elegy flared into existence, commanded the cultural stage for several decades, then went extinct. This book accounts for the swift rise and sudden decline of a genre whose life span was incredibly brief relative to its impact. Examining every major poet from Catullus to Ovid, Subjecting Verses presents the first comprehensive history of Latin... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 103.00
The war industries associated with World War II brought unparalleled employment opportunities for African Americans in San Francisco, a city whose African American population grew by over 650% between 1940 and 1945. With this population increase came an increase in racial discrimination directed at African Americans, primarily in the employment and... more...
- Pearson Education 2008; US$ 31.99
Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your 70-623 exam! Install and upgrade Windows Vista Customize and configure Windows Vista including Windows Aero, Media Center, and Media Player Install and maintain applications Configure and troubleshoot Windows Update and Microsoft Update Protect data with... more...
- Pearson Education 2008; US$ 31.99
MCITP 70-622 Exam Cram Paul A. Mancuso David R. Miller Supporting and Troubleshooting Applications on a Windows Vista® Client for Enterprise Support Technicians Covers the critical information you?ll need to know to score higher on your 70-622 exam! Install and upgrade Windows Vista in the Enterprise Configure and... more...
- Continuum International Publishing 2005; US$ 140.00
The papers in this collection, drawn from the 34th Annual Conference of the British Association for Applied Linguistics, reflect a number of different perspectives within the field of applied linguistics at the start of the twenty-first century. While addressing the theme of unity and diversity, each paper prompts critical reflection on tensions within... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 120.00
The chapters in this volume arise from presentations at a unique conference on typical and atypical language development held in Madison, USA in 2002. This joint meeting of the International Association for the Study of Child Language, and the Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders brought together ? for the first time in such large numbers... more...
- University of California Press 2012; US$ 27.95
From the informal games of Homer's time to the highly organized contests of the Roman world, Miller has compiled a trove of ancient sources: Plutarch on boxing, Aristotle on the pentathlon, Philostratos on the buying and selling of victories, Vitruvius on literary competitions, and Xenophon on female body building. Arete offers readers an absorbing... more...