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By William Dominik,Jon Hall

A better half to Roman Rhetoric introduces the reader to the wide-ranging value of rhetoric in Roman tradition.

  • A consultant to Roman rhetoric from its origins to the Renaissance and beyond
  • Comprises 32 unique essays by means of prime overseas scholars
  • Explores significant figures Cicero and Quintilian in-depth
  • Covers a vast variety of themes akin to rhetoric and politics, gender, prestige, self-identity, schooling, and literature
  • Provides feedback for additional analyzing on the finish of every chapter
  • Includes a thesaurus of technical phrases and an index of right names and rhetorical concepts

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