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This new edition covers the Level 3 Standards 3.1 to 3.4 and all Greek and Roman topics. It features brief, clearly explained notes supported by illustrations throughout. Use throughout the year to support classroom work, to help with internal assessments and to revise for end-of-year exams.

ESA Classical Studies Level 3 Study Guide
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The 2012 edition of this popular title has been prepared by Julie Shears and covers the NCEA Level 2 Classical Studies Achievement Standards 2.1 to 2.6 including all Greek and Roman topics. It features brief, clearly explained not... read more

ESA Classical Studies Level 2 Study Guide
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 Classics & Latin Workbooks/Study Guides

Series:AME Workbooks

For exam revision and practising exam questions. Covers the three NCEA Level 2 External Classical Studies Achievement Standards 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3. Features brief revision notes, examples and questions based on previous years formatted for 2012.

AME Classical Studies Level 2 Workbook
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 Classical Texts

Series:Oxford World's Classics

'War, the bringer of tears...' For 2,700 years the Iliad has gripped listeners and readers with the story of Achilles' anger and Hector's death. This tragic episode during the siege of Troy, sparked by a quarrel between the leader of the Greek army and its mightiest warrior, Achilles... read more

The Iliad
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In this book, Christopher S. Mackay recounts the last century of the Roman Republic in a readable narrative treatment. Within this narrative he analyzes the breakdown of the traditional Republican form of government as a result of th... read more

The Breakdown of the Roman Republic: From Oligarchy to Empire
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 Classical Texts

Who marched in religious processions and why? How were blood sacrifice and communal feasting related to identities in the ancient Greek city? With questions such as these, current scholarship aims to demonstrate the ways in which religion maps on to the socio-politica... read more

Rethinking Greek Religion
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 Classical Texts

Series:Canto Classics

This classic account shows how the fall of Constantinople in May 1453, after a siege of several weeks, came as a bitter shock to Western Christendom. The city's plight had been neglected and negligible help was sent in this crisis. To the Turks, victory not only... read more

The Fall of Constantinople 1453
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Augustus, Rome's first emperor, is one of the great figures of world history and one of the most fascinating. In this lively and concise biography Karl Galinsky examines Augustus' life from childhood to deification. He chronicles the mosaic of vi... read more

Augustus: Introduction to the Life of an Emperor
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 Classical Texts

Series:Canto Classics

In this book, Waldemar Heckel traces the rise and eventual fall of one of the most successful military commanders in history. In 325 BCE, Alexander and his conquering army prepared to return home, after overcoming everything in their path: armies, terrain, ... read more

The Conquests of Alexander the Great
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Marrying deft social commentary to a rich, earthy comedy, the three comedies collected in Aristophanes' "The Frogs and Other Plays" offers a unique insight into one of the most turbulent periods in Ancient Greek history. This "Penguin Cl... read more

"Frogs" and Other Plays : "Wasps"; "Women at the Thesmophoria"
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 Classical Texts

Series:Oxford History of Art S.

This fascinating new account of what happened in Greece from c.800 to 323 bc shows how sculptors and painters responded to the challenges they faced in the extremely formidable and ambitious world of the Greek city-state. The numerous symbols and images employed... read more

Archaic and Classical Greek Art
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