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If you're wanting to more clearly understand and defend a classical education style this book is for you! Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Simmons, Tracy Lee. Climbing Parnassus: A New Apologia for the Greek and Latin. Delaware: ISI Books, 2012. Read morePublished 14 months ago by James T. Booker
A book of profound insight, and yet deeply flawed. In that sense, the book is itself a kind of parable of mankind. Read morePublished on February 1, 2014 by Leslie Taylor
This book is a superb collection of essays on the value---and true meaning---of a classical education. Once begun, it is hard to put down. Read morePublished on January 14, 2014 by RPA
Tracey Lee Simmons makes a convincing case for classical education in our day. His impeccable prose bears the mark of a well studied and classically trained mind. Read morePublished on April 1, 2013 by Lee R. Kunkel
so this was the perfect book for an introduction. However, I think Allan Bloom's "The Closing of the American Mind" makes a stronger case.Published on March 15, 2013 by C.A. Ostaff
My daughter is a student of Latin and I got this book for her as a gift as she is always having to defend her choice to study a "dead" language. Read morePublished on January 23, 2013 by glicker
This book was recommended to me by a friend. It supports the learning of Latin and Greek in our schools. I found it very challenging.Published on November 21, 2012 by The Merry Windchime