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TTC - The History of Ancient Rome
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TTC - The History of Ancient RomeThe narrative of the rise and fall of Rome is itself compelling, and P. Fagan's richly detailed and often humorous discussions of Roman life are uniquely memorable.
You study women and the family, slaves, cities, religious customs, the beloved institution of public bathing, the deep cultural impact of Hellenism, and such famous Roman amusements as chariot racing and gladiatorial games.
48 lectures of 30 minutes 

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Tags: Hellenism, famous, Roman, impact, cultural, amusements, chariot
American Cultural Studies: An Introduction to American Culture
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American Cultural Studies: An Introduction to American Culture'Something of a godsend ... as a teaching resource this book is second to none ... achieves levels of multiplicity rarely, if ever, reached by others.' - Borderlines: Studies in American Culture
This third edition of American Cultural Studies has been updated throughout to take into account the developments of the last six years, providing an introduction to the central themes in modern American culture and explores how these themes can be interpreted.
 
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Top Notch 2 Split: Student Book and Workbook 2nd Edition
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Top Notch 2 Split: Student Book and Workbook 2nd EditionThe six-level Top Notch program makes English unforgettable through multiple exposures to language, numerous opportunities to practice it, and systematic and intensive recycling. Goals- and achievement-based lessons with can-do statements enable students to confirm their progress.

 Top Notch prepares students to communicate in English with a diverse array of speakers around the world who have a wide range of native and non-native accents. An emphasis on cultural fluency enables students to navigate the social, travel, and business situations that they will encounter in their lives.

 
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Top Notch 1 Split: Student Book and Workbook 2nd Edition
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Top Notch 1 Split: Student Book and Workbook 2nd Edition The six-level Top Notch program makes English unforgettable through multiple exposures to language, numerous opportunities to practice it, and systematic and intensive recycling. Goals- and achievement-based lessons with can-do statements enable students to confirm their progress.

 Top Notch prepares students to communicate in English with a diverse array of speakers around the world who have a wide range of native and non-native accents. An emphasis on cultural fluency enables students to navigate the social, travel, and business situations that they will encounter in their lives.

 
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Tags: Notch, Workbook, Student, achievement-based, lessons, students, their, English, cultural
Egyptian Myth: A Very Short Introduction
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Egyptian Myth: A Very Short Introduction

Egyptian myths articulated the core values of one of the longest lasting civilizations in history, and myths of deities such as Isis and Osiris influenced contemporary cultures and became part of the Western cultural heritage. Egyptian Mythology: A Very Short Introduction explains the cultural and historical background to the fascinating and complex world of Egyptian myth, with each chapter dealing with a particular theme.
 
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A Cultural History of the Modern Age: Renaissance and Reformation
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A Cultural History of the Modern Age: Renaissance and Reformation

Historian, philosopher, critic, playwright, journalist, and actor, Egon Friedell was a key figure in the extraordinary flowering of Viennese culture between the two world wars. His masterpiece, A Cultural History of the Modern Age, demonstrates the intellectual universality that Friedell saw as guarantor of the continuity and regeneration of European civilization.
 
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Bookish Histories: Books, Literature, and Commercial Modernity, 1700-1900
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Bookish Histories: Books, Literature, and Commercial Modernity, 1700-1900

Bookish Histories presents a new 'bookish' approach to the literary history of eighteenth and nineteenth-century Britain. Concentrating on overlooked dimensions of literary practice and production during the period when printed matter became incorporated into everyday life, the essays in the volume bring together book history, cultural history, and literary studies to expand our understanding of books in modernity.
 
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Tags: history, literary, Bookish, Histories, cultural