Divine Quest: A Guide to Reading Virgil's Aeneid : 9780582879553

Divine Quest: A Guide to Reading Virgil's Aeneid

 
Edition
 
1
ISBN
 
9780582879553
ISBN 10
 
0582879558
Published
 
27/04/1999
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$39.99
 
 
 
Description
Divine Quest: A Guide to Reading Virgil's Aeneid provides senior high school Classical Studies students with a lively and accessible guide to reading and studying Virgil's Aeneid.
Features & benefits

Features of the text include:

  • A comprehensive guide, providing relevant background information and analysis
  • Numerous and varied activities throughout the book from which students can choose.
  • Ample illustrations, including photos, drawing and maps.

Contents cover:

  • Setting
  • Analysis of each book
  • Major themes
  • Gods in the Aeneid
  • Characters
  • Historical background
  • Poetic techniques
Author biography
Marion Findlay (MA Hons Latin) teaches Latin and Classical Studies at The Correspondence School, Wellington. She was a founding member of the New Zealand Association of Classical Teachers, acting as its Regional Representative in Wellington for several years, and has recently concluded two years as its President and Bulletin Editor. She is currently Teacher Representative and Chairperson on the Classical Studies Advisory Group overseeing the implementation of unit standards.