Brush up your Classics!

Brush up your Classics!

Book - 1999
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Random House, Inc.
Here is a fabulous and fun reference guide to the Latin and Greek origins of such words and expressions as "windbag" and "seize the day," as well as a lively tour through the literature and life of ancient times. With fun black-and-white illustrations, this irreverent and informative book provides history, maps, and even a glossary for a unique way to revisit the ancient classics.

Publisher: New York : Gramercy Books, 1999
Edition: 1999 ed
ISBN: 9780517202845
Branch Call Number: 422.481 M2485b 1999
Characteristics: xiv, 238 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: It's Greek to me!


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