skip to content
Roman letters : history from a personal point of view Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Roman letters : history from a personal point of view

Author: Finley Hooper; Matthew Schwartz
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©1991.
Series: Classical studies pedagogy series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Records and correspondence
Sources
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roman letters.
Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)645784666
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Finley Hooper; Matthew Schwartz
ISBN: 0814320228 9780814320228 0814320236 9780814320235
OCLC Number: 21196359
Notes: Selected letters translated from the Greek and Latin.
Description: 338 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Cicero: private thoughts made public --
Seneca: letters written for publication --
Pliny the younger: gentleman and public servant --
Lost letters found by archaeologists --
Fronto: teacher of emperors --
Cyprian: ruling the church the Roman way --
Julian: loyal to the old gods --
Gregory of Nyssa, Basil, Gregory of Nazianzus: uncommon men with common interests --
Ausonius and Paulinus: old friends gone separate ways. Symmachus or Ambrose: whose influence would prevail? --
Jerome: struggling with himself, Satan, and others --
Augustine: a giant of mind and faith --
Synesius of Cyrene: the reluctant bishop --
Sidonius Apollinaris: champion of a lost cause --
Leo I: pope who faced Attila --
Cassiodorus: writing letters for the Goths.
Series Title: Classical studies pedagogy series.
Responsibility: [edited by] Finley Hooper and Matthew Schwartz.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21196359> # Roman letters : history from a personal point of view
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21196359#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "21196359" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Place/detroit> ; # Detroit
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/rome_social_life_and_customs_sources> ; # Rome--Social life and customs--Sources
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Place/latein> ; # Latein.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106710> ; # Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/822194> ; # Authors, Latin
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/993327> ; # Latin letters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/brief> ; # Brief
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Event/to_1500> ; # To 1500
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/876.0109/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/romeinse_oudheid> ; # Romeinse oudheid
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Event/geschichte_106_v_chr_583> ; # Geschichte 106 v. Chr.-583.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/latin_letters_translations_into_english> ; # Latin letters--Translations into English
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/latin_letters> ; # Latin letters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Place/rome> ; # Rome
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106709> ; # Latin letters--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996740> ; # Letter writing, Latin
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/letter_writing_latin_history_to_1500> ; # Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/authors_latin_correspondence> ; # Authors, Latin--Correspondence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/rome_history_sources> ; # Rome--History--Sources
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> ; # Rome (Empire)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/latin_letters_history_and_criticism> ; # Latin letters--History and criticism
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/111736829> ; # Matthew Schwartz
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46859588> ; # Finley Hooper
    schema:copyrightYear "1991" ;
    schema:datePublished "1991" ;
    schema:description "Symmachus or Ambrose: whose influence would prevail? -- Jerome: struggling with himself, Satan, and others -- Augustine: a giant of mind and faith -- Synesius of Cyrene: the reluctant bishop -- Sidonius Apollinaris: champion of a lost cause -- Leo I: pope who faced Attila -- Cassiodorus: writing letters for the Goths."@en ;
    schema:description "Cicero: private thoughts made public -- Seneca: letters written for publication -- Pliny the younger: gentleman and public servant -- Lost letters found by archaeologists -- Fronto: teacher of emperors -- Cyprian: ruling the church the Roman way -- Julian: loyal to the old gods -- Gregory of Nyssa, Basil, Gregory of Nazianzus: uncommon men with common interests -- Ausonius and Paulinus: old friends gone separate ways."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/22826344> ;
    schema:genre "Translations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Sources"@en ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Records and correspondence"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Series/classical_studies_pedagogy_series> ; # Classical studies pedagogy series.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645784666> ;
    schema:name "Roman letters : history from a personal point of view"@en ;
    schema:productID "21196359" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21196359#PublicationEvent/detroit_wayne_state_university_press_1991> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Agent/wayne_state_university_press> ; # Wayne State University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814320235> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814320228> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/21196359> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Agent/wayne_state_university_press> # Wayne State University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Wayne State University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Event/geschichte_106_v_chr_583> # Geschichte 106 v. Chr.-583.
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 106 v. Chr.-583." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Series/classical_studies_pedagogy_series> # Classical studies pedagogy series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21196359> ; # Roman letters : history from a personal point of view
    schema:name "Classical studies pedagogy series." ;
    schema:name "Classical studies pedagogy series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/latin_letters_history_and_criticism> # Latin letters--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Latin letters--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/latin_letters_translations_into_english> # Latin letters--Translations into English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Latin letters--Translations into English"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/letter_writing_latin_history_to_1500> # Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/rome_history_sources> # Rome--History--Sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rome--History--Sources"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/rome_social_life_and_customs_sources> # Rome--Social life and customs--Sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rome--Social life and customs--Sources"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/22826344#Topic/romeinse_oudheid> # Romeinse oudheid
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Romeinse oudheid"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106709> # Latin letters--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Latin letters--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106710> # Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Letter writing, Latin--History--To 1500"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> # Rome (Empire)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Rome (Empire)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/822194> # Authors, Latin
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Authors, Latin"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/993327> # Latin letters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Latin letters"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996740> # Letter writing, Latin
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Letter writing, Latin"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/111736829> # Matthew Schwartz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1945" ;
    schema:familyName "Schwartz" ;
    schema:givenName "Matthew" ;
    schema:name "Matthew Schwartz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46859588> # Finley Hooper
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1922" ;
    schema:familyName "Hooper" ;
    schema:givenName "Finley" ;
    schema:name "Finley Hooper" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814320228>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0814320228" ;
    schema:isbn "9780814320228" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814320235>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0814320236" ;
    schema:isbn "9780814320235" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645784666>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Roman letters." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21196359> ; # Roman letters : history from a personal point of view
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.