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Author Hull, Clifford A.

Title Latin for dummies / by Clifford A. Hull, Steven R. Perkins, and Tracy Barr.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley Pub., ©2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library International Languages    L 478.2421 HUL    Available
 GDL Central Library International Languages    L 478.2421 HUL    Available
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Description xx, 363 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Contents Getting started -- You already know a little Latin -- The Nitty gritty: basic Latin grammar -- Salve! Hello! greetings and introductions -- Latin in action -- The Roman family and social structure -- Food and housing in Roman life -- The Roman calendar -- The Roman army -- Roman entertainment and sports -- Roman government -- More lasting than bronze: Latin literature -- Latin in the modern world -- Latin in law -- Latin in medicine -- Latin in the church -- Latin in zoology and botany -- Translating and reading Latin -- Mottoes, sayings, and quotes: cocktail party latin -- The Part of tens -- Ten loanwords from Latin -- Ten false friends: common mistakes in Latin -- Ten helpful Latin-related web sites -- Ten common Latin abbreviations -- Ten important Latin prefixes -- Ten important Latin suffixes -- Appendixes -- Appendix A: Verb and noun tables -- Appendix B: Mini-dictionary -- Appendix C: Fun & games answers.
Subject Latin language -- Self-instruction.
Added Author Perkins, Steven R.
Barr, Tracy L.
ISBN 076455431X (pbk.)
9780764554315 (pbk.)

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