Required Texts for Classics Courses
Fall, 2007

Department of Classics
Monmouth College

 


CLAS200 / CLAS/HIST212 / CLAS230 / CLAS/HIST240 /
CLAS245 and INTG305
GREK101 / GREK200/300/400 / INTG 206 /
LATN101 /
LATN200/300/400


Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.
 

 
CLAS200 Introduction to Classical Studies (Instructor: Sienkewicz)
Book Cover Everitt, Anthony. Cicero
Product Details:
ISBN: 037575895X
Format: Paperback, 364pp
Pub. Date: May 2003
Publisher: Random House, Incorporated
Edition Description: First Random House Paperback Edition
Edition Number: 1

 

  
 
CLAS/HIST211 History of Rome (Instructor: Gresens)  
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Ancient Greece; A Political, Social, and Cultural History
Author(s): Sarah B. Pomeroy; Stanley M. Burstein; Walter Donlan; Roberts Roberts
ISBN10:  0195097432
ISBN13:  9780195097436
Format:  Paperback
Pub. Date:  1/8/1999
Publisher(s): Oxford University Press, USA
http://www.us.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/ClassicalStudies/AncientHistory/Greek/?view=usa&ci=9780195308006

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/2005/2005-02-06.html

 

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The Archaeology of Greece
William R. Biers, , 2nd ed. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. Pp. 350, maps 11, b&w ills. 420, color ills. $55.00 (hb). ISBN 0-8014-3173-5. $22.50 (pb). ISBN 0-8014-8280-1

http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/cup_detail.taf?ti_id=2624

http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/1997/97.02.19.html

 

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Greek Lives
Author(s): Plutarch; Robin Waterfield; Philip A. Stadter
ISBN10:  0192825011
ISBN13:  9780192825018
Format:  Paperback
Pub. Date:  12/9/1998
Publisher(s): Oxford University Press, USA (Oxford World Classics)

http://www.us.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/ClassicalStudies/ClassicalLiteratureinTranslation/?view=usa&ci=9780192825018

 
CLAS230 Classical Mythology (Instructor: Sienkewicz)
The Iliad of Homer (Paperback)
by Homer (Author), Richmond Lattimore (Translator)
  • Publisher: University Of Chicago Press (June 1, 1961)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0226469409
  • ISBN-13: 978-0226469409

 

The Odyssey of Homer (Paperback)
by Homer (Author), Richmond Lattimore (Translator)
  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics; Reprint edition (June 1, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0060931957
  • ISBN-13: 978-0060931957
Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation
          Stephen Trzaskoma (Editor), R. Scott Smith (Editor), Stephen Brunet (Editor)
          ISBN: 0872207218
          Format: Paperback, 517pp
          Pub. Date: December 2004
          Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company,  Incorporated
 
 
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The Aeneid of Vergil
translated by Patric Dickinson
ISBN: 0451528638
ISBN-13: 9780451528636
Format: Mass Market Paperback, 400pp Publisher: Signet Classics
Date: 2002 (originally 1961)

 

 
   
CLAS/HIST240 Ancient Societies: Magic (Instructor: Dobson)  
   
CLAS245 and INTG305 (Instructor: Sienkewicz)
 
 

 

Branner, Robert, ed. Chartres Cathedral
Norton 1996. ISBN 0-393-31438-3

 

 

 

 

 

Bruno, Vincent. ed. The Parthenon
Norton 1996. ISBN 0-393-31440-5

 

 

Geldard, Richard G. The Traveler's Key to Ancient Greece. A Guide to the Sacred Places of Ancient Greece
Knopf. 1989 ISBN 0394556313

 

 

Lipsey, Roger. Have You Been to Delphi?: Tales of the Ancient Oracle for Modern Minds
SUNY 2001. ISBN 0791447812

 

 
   
GREK101 Elementary Greek (Instructor: Wine)

Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.

Groton, Anne. From Alpha to Omega, An introduction to Classical Greek.
Rev. Third Edition, Thoroughly Corrected Focus Publishing 2000   paperback 1-58510-034-X
Designed for the first course in Classical Greek, fifty lessons in Classical Greek grammar. Presumes    little or no previous language study. Readings drawn from authors such as Aesop and Plato. Successfully used in many programs.
 
   
Graphic Greek Grammar Cards
T. Davina McClain
ISBN: 0-86516-597-1
Pages: 12 (6 double-sided cards)
Publication Date: 2005
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci
http://www.bolchazy.com/prod.php?cat=greek&id=5971
   
       
GREK200/300/400 Directed Readings (Instructor: Sienkewicz)

Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.
 
   
Aland Greek New Testament with dictionary (104887) 4th ed.
3-4380511-3-3
American Bible Society
   

 

GREK200/300/400 Directed Readings: Xenophon (Instructor: Gresens)
Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.
A Greek Reader for Schools
C. E. Freeman and W. D. Lowe
1917, Reprint 1994 (Bolchazy Carducci)
ISBN:
0-86516-267-0
http://www.bolchazy.com/prod.php?cat=greek&id=2670
It is highly recommended that the following dictionary be purchased for this either section of GREK200.

 
An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon

ISBN: 0199102066

Author: Liddell, Henry George
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Binding: Hardcover
Copyright: 1945

Founded upon the seventh edition of Liddell and Scott's Greek-English Lexicon of 1889, this is intended for use by those with an intermediate-level knowledge of Greek.
Price New: $46.00 (Purchase a used copy if you can find one in good condition and not marked up.)
 
INTG206 Global Perspectives: Town and Country (Gresens)
The Origins of the Modern World: A Global and Ecological Narrative The Origins of the Modern World
Marks, Robert B.
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. (May 2002)
ISBN 978-0742554191


http://rowmanlittlefield.com/Catalog/SingleBook.shtml?command=Search&db=%5EDB/CATALOG.db&eqSKUdata=0742554198&thepassedurl=collegepublishing

 

Vasilika: A Village in Modern Greece

Friedl, , Ernestine
Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston
Place of Publication: New York
Publication Year: 1962
ISBN 9780534971656

http://www.questia.com/library/book/vasilika-a-village-in-modern-greece-by-ernestine-friedl.jsp

Town and Country in Locorotondo
Galt, Anthony H.
Publisher: Harcourt Brace College Publishers (February 1992)
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SBN 9780030733277


 

On Persephone's Island
Simeti, Mary Taylor
Vintage; 1st Vintage Departures Ed edition (September 26, 1995)
ISBN 978-0679764144
Mediterranean Winter
Kaplan, Robert D.
Vintage; 1st Vintage Departures Ed edition (September 26, 1995)
ISBN 978-0375714337
The Roman Empire
Garnsey, Peter and Richard Saller
Published June 1987
University of California Press
ISBN 978-0520060678
 
LATN101 Elementary Latin (Instructors: Dobson or Hellenga)
Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.

See The Official Wheelock's Latin Series Website

Wheelock, Frederick M. and Richard A. LaFleur. Wheelock's Latin
ISBN: 0060784237
Format: Paperback, 510pp
Pub. Date: April 2005
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Edition Description: Sixth Edition
   
The Bantam New College Latin & English Dictionary (John C. Traupman, Softcover) 
Author: John C. Traupman Format: Softcover
ISBN: 0553573012

 

Authors: Anne Groton and James May
Format:
Paperback: 104 pages.
Publisher: Bolchazy Carducci Pub (12/01/1998)
ISBN: 0865162891
 

The following is RECOMMENDED for LATN101: The following is RECOMMENDED for LATN101:
 Latina 4.0 CD (Win, Mac OSX & Mac Classic)
Published by Centaur Systems (www.centaursystems.com) 

One-time purchase; required to install modules (below)

  $ 10

Latin Flash Drill modules (Win, Mac OS X, Mac Classic included):

  Wheelock's Latin (6th ed./rev., 2000/2005)

  $ 20

Latin Vocab Drill modules (Win, Mac OS X, Mac Classic included):

  Wheelock's Latin (6th ed./rev., 2000/2005)

  $ 20

  
 
   
LATN200/300/400 Directed Readings (Instructor: Sienkewicz)

Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.
Biblia Sacra Vulgata
Biblia Sacra Vulgata (Hardcover)
by R. Gryson (Editor), B. Fischer (Editor), H. I. Frede (Editor), H. F. D. Sparks (Editor), W. Thiele (Editor)
  • Hardcover: 1980 pages
  • Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers; 4 edition (August 2006)
  • Language: Latin
  • ISBN-10: 1598561782
  • ISBN-13: 978-1598561784
 
 
 
Product Cover Leo E. Stelton
Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Latin

 
  • Hardcover: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers (May 1, 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1565631315
  • ISBN-13: 978-1565631311
 
 
LATN200/300/400 Directed Readings (Instructor: Dobson)

Nota Bene: It is strongly advised that students NOT purchase used books for language courses.
 
Ovid. Selections from Arts Amatoria and Remedia Amoris
by Graves Thompson
  • Hardcover: 168 pages
  • Publisher: Bolchazy Carducci
  • Language: Latin
  • ISBN-10: 978-0-86516-395-9
    Date of Publication: 1952, reprint 1997
 
 
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