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Hastas Abicere – How to Quit Like a Roman

Hastas Abicere – How to Quit Like a Roman

To throw the spears, or hastas abicere in Latin, is an expression used by the Romans when you they done when you ...
The Ancient Language of Learning and Science

The Ancient Language of Learning and Science

Written by Hans Aili, Professor emeritus of Latin, Stockholm University. Possessing a compendious ...