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When in Rome: Best Cartoons of Pompeiiana Newsletter Marie Carducci Bolchazy

When in Rome: Best Cartoons of Pompeiiana Newsletter

Marie Carducci Bolchazy

Published June 1st 2009
ISBN : 9780865167179
Paperback
74 pages
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Who knew the ancient world could be so funny? This collection of cartoons was taken from the archives covering 26 years of publication of Pompeiiana, a newsletter devoted to student-developed material. Popular topics for the cartoons include MedusaMoreWho knew the ancient world could be so funny? This collection of cartoons was taken from the archives covering 26 years of publication of Pompeiiana, a newsletter devoted to student-developed material. Popular topics for the cartoons include Medusa (e.g., her chicken-haired cousin), Julius Caesar (e.g., Caesar reforms the colander), the Trojan War (e.g., Ulysses getting a Trojan warrior to shout his comments thus making the Trojan hoarse) as well as commentary on Caligulas horse in the senate (always voting neigh) and Horatius playing cards or Horatius at bridge. Special Features* 138 cartoons taken from the archives of Pompeiiana, a newsletter for students of Latin* original artwork* Special sections on Medusa cartoons* Foreword by Dr. Bernard Barcio, editor of the Pompeiiana for 26 years* Forthcoming companion book, using more material from the Pompeiiana archivesFor over 30 years Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers has produced the highest quality Latin and ancient Greek books. From Dr. Seuss books in Latin to Platos Apology, Bolchazy-Carduccis titles help readers learn about ancient Rome and Greece- the Latin and ancient Greek languages are alive and well with titles like Ciceros De Amicitia and Kaegis Greek Grammar. We also feature a line of contemporary eastern European and WWII books.Some of the areas we publish in include:Selections From The AeneidLatin Grammar & PronunciationGreek Grammar & PronunciationTexts Supporting Wheelocks LatinClassical author workbooks: Vergil, Ovid, Horace, Catullus, CiceroVocabulary Cards For AP Selections: Vergil, Ovid, Catullus, HoraceGreek MythologyGreek LexiconSlovak Culture And History