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Latin

Story of a World Language

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PAPERBACK

$19.50 • £15.95 • €17.50

ISBN 9780674659964

Publication Date: 05/09/2016

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352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 halftones, 3 maps

Belknap Press

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  • Preface to the German Edition
  • Preface to the English Edition
  • 1. Latin as a World Language
  • 2. The Language of the Empire
  • 3. Europe’s Latin Millennium
  • 4. World Language without a World
  • 5. Latin Today
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

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