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The Roman World of Cicero's De Oratore Paperback – February 8, 2007

ISBN-13: 978-0199207732 ISBN-10: 0199207739

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"With her usual astute scholarship, Fantham has presented a cogent, illuminating analysis of the dialogue within the context of the failing senatorial government of the late republic. Her analysis is as important for understanding Cicero and his era as it is for understanding the practice of oratory, rhetoric in Rome, and the training of the orator/statesman.... This is a significant contribution to the understanding of Cicero, his dialogue, and his world. Highly recommended."--Choice


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Elaine Fantham is Giger Professor of Latin Emerita, Princeton University.
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  • Paperback: 364 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (February 8, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0199207739
  • ISBN-13: 978-0199207732
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 0.8 x 5.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,479,347 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 23 people found the following review helpful By Eugene J. Brady on January 14, 2008
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Since I'm only on page nine of the book I cannot give a proper evaluation of the entire book. However it is clear that great detail is presented on the specifics of Cicero's time. I look forward to further reading.
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