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The Resource Carpe diem : put a little Latin in your life, Harry Mount

Carpe diem : put a little Latin in your life, Harry Mount

Label
Carpe diem : put a little Latin in your life
Title
Carpe diem
Title remainder
put a little Latin in your life
Statement of responsibility
Harry Mount
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lighthearted introduction to Latin draws on examples from pop culture to identify everyday sayings with Latin origins, from "alter ego" and "ad nauseum" to "caveat emptor" and "e pluribus unum," in a whimsical tour of the language's obscure and arcane rules
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Summary
A humorous romp through the language, literature, and history of ancient Rome, featuring some of the best snippets of prose and poetry from 2000 years of literary history, a brief survey of Roman architecture, and an incredibly handy list of Latin phrases
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10114973
Cataloging source
NOV
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
put a little Latin in your life
Label
Carpe diem : put a little Latin in your life, Harry Mount
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Amo, amas, amat-- and all that. London : Short, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13918912
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 259 pages
Isbn
9781401322342
Lccn
2007012732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0007245924
Label
Carpe diem : put a little Latin in your life, Harry Mount
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Amo, amas, amat-- and all that. London : Short, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13918912
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 259 pages
Isbn
9781401322342
Lccn
2007012732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0007245924

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