Humanities II Antiquity 2018-19
Required Books and Materials
One per family
KING’S MEADOW ANTIQUITY CURRICULUM Part of a 4-year moral philosophy curriculum covering the major epochs of history. The DVD features outstanding lectures by Dr. George Grant, a complete instructor’s guide, student tests and quizzes, and many valuable resources and links. Read more about King’s Meadow Humanities.
Registered families should order this at a discounted price through our licensing agreement with King’s Meadow. Please email the Providence Prep Administrator to order your copy.
A Note About the Dorothy Mills Books: The hardbacks published by Dawn Chorus, which are listed on these same Amazon links, are nicer volumes, worthy of keeping on your shelves.
The World History Atlas is currently out of print, but there are plenty of used copies available at the link. The other three books listed below are published by Cottage Press. Registered families will receive an email regarding our group discounted order to be placed in August. BOOK OF CENTURIES – A blank timeline book for students to record the major events and people they encounter in their study of history, literature, science, art, and music. (Students who already have a copy from previous years should continue to use it, as this is a cumulative endeavor.) COTTAGE PRESS POETRY READER Volume III PURCHASE AT LEAST ONE PER FAMILY (Humanities I and II students should have their own copy to follow along as poems are read aloud at home).
Highly Recommended Accompanying Books
Annals of Imperial Rome, Tacitus
Early Christian Lives
Early Christian Fathers
Plato’s Dialogues, Plato’s Republic
Aristotle’s Basic Works
The Jewish War, Josephus
The Peloponnesian War, Thucydides
Summer Reading (optional)
Any or all of the books on the Humanities I Antiquity list make a great introduction to our studies. Tolle lege!