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Roman History Book: Recommendations?

I have been reading a history of Greece from ancient times to Alexander. When I finish it, I would like to read about the history of the Romans as well. (I went to a lousy public high school that never covered this material, and I didn't have time in college while pursuing a technical degree, so this stuff is new to me.) But I haven't been able to find what I want. I am looking ...
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Hello

Hi all, this is just to introduce myself, my name's Cillian and I'm just starting my second year studying Classics at university in Dublin, Ireland. I did Latin at school but I only took up Greek when I started college. I actually start classes tomorrow (yummy, double Herodotus first thing Monday mornings!) which I'm really looking forward to.<br />I'd offer a prize for the first person to identify my avatar but being an impoverished student ...
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Silly me

I am putting all this effort into learning Greek and now I see that all I had to do is take this course and I would have been able to speak Greek in 10 hours. WITHOUT MEMORIZATION.<br />Silly me!
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I access Textkit from...

Just curious. I access Textkit from home and work.
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The "Brittanian" Language

"Brittanian" is my name for an imaginary language that exists in the alternate universe where the Romans successfully conquered the Germanic tribes, instead of being defeated by Arminius in the Teutoberg Forest. It has an Old English base, and was very heavily influenced by Latin, much like modern English was heavily influenced by French after the Norman invasion. <br /><br />What do you think the Brittanian language would be like? I have read about dead ...
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Hi am Makaush from bangalore/INDIA

YELLO.. PEOPLE! 8)<br /><br /> iam makaush from the city of bangalore in india . iam learning italian,german,greek and latin.<br /> <br /> could anyone please post some links to sites which have latin/greek/italian/german audio&video tools or maybe even..clips.to listen,view or download? .....i did find some links<br />@ http://www.about.com. /><br /> thankxalot ;)<br ...
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Theseus fighting with Amazon

h) Qese/wj a)spi/j is rendered transparent in the Textkit header. I didn't notice it was a shield until I rummaged the First Greek Book back and forth to look for what was the difference between hoplites' and peltasts' shields.<br />
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Harry Potter in ancient Greek

http://www.greece.gr/CULTURE/Literature/harrypottertobepublishedinancientgreek.stm<br /><br />(/Arrioj Po/tter kai\ Filo/sofou Li/qoj?<br />(had to edit a couple of times ;D)
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Who won the contest?

Nobody got the mail yet?
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