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Some minor editing of individual pages.</p><p>September 2016</p><p>Added subject bibliography on Greek Decrees. Problems with fonts persist, but they do not seem to affect functionality</p><p>July 2016</p><p>New page added with a list of handbooks and introductions to Greek epigraphy</p><p>NB on some computers there may be problems with the rendering of the fonts. I am working on that.</p><p>October 2015</p><p>Added bibliographical information on Louis Robert, and a page with links to his published articles, Some small updates.</p><p><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="pagelet titled i2 e"> <h4 class="title pagelet-title"><span class="in">Suggestions and corrections</span></h4> <div class="pagelet-body"> <div class="RichTextElement"> <div> <p>This site is work in progress. I'd be grateful for any feedback. 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The site was designed for my own courses at the<a href="http://www.rug.nl/staff/o.m.van.nijf/" target="_blank">University of Groningen</a>and at the<a title="http://www.nia.gr/basicpagenederlands.htm" href="http://www.nia.gr/basicpagenederlands.htm" style="color: rgb(88, 77, 77); text-decoration: underline;" class="style_1">Netherlands Institute at Athens</a>The site will be based on two earlier documents that I have compiled, '</span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: 'Arial Unicode MS';" class="style_1">The Absolute Beginners Guide to Greek and Latin Epigraphy'</span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: 'Arial Unicode MS';">and</span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: 'Arial Unicode MS';" class="style_1">'Electronic Epigraphy </span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: 'Arial Unicode MS';">which have found some readers over the web. The focus is on Greek inscriptions, but Latin inscriptions are not excluded!</span></p> <div class="first graphic-container wide center ImageElement"> <div class="graphic"> <div class="figure-content"> <!-- sandvox.ImageElement --><img src="_Media/386657_10150532202381259_61_med.jpeg" alt="386657 10150532202381259 610401258 11180362 132843838 n" width="430" height="322" /> <!-- /sandvox.ImageElement --></div> </div> </div><p style="color: rgb(88, 77, 77); font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-position: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-alternates: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; text-align: justify; text-decoration: none;" class="paragraph_style"><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: HelveticaNeue-Light;"><br /></span></p><p style="color: rgb(88, 77, 77); font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-position: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-alternates: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; text-align: justify; text-decoration: none;" class="paragraph_style"><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: HelveticaNeue-Light;">Athens December 2011: Onno van Nijf and Mathieu de Bakker on the Akropolis during an introductory course that they have been teaching for the Netherlands Institite at Athens.</span></p><p style="color: rgb(88, 77, 77); font-family: ArialMT, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-position: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-alternates: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; font-weight: 400; text-align: justify; text-decoration: none;" class="paragraph_style"><br /></p> </div> </div> </div> <!-- /article-content --> <div class="article-info"> </div> <!-- /article-info --> </div> <!-- /article --> </div> <!-- main-content --> <div id="main-bottom"></div> </div> <!-- main --> </div> <!-- content --> <div class="clear below-content"></div> <div id="page-bottom"> <div id="page-bottom-contents"> <div> O M van Nijf 2016</div> <div class="hidden"> <a rel="nofollow" href="#title">[Back To Top]</a></div> </div> </div> <!-- page-bottom --> </div> <!-- container --> <div id="extraDiv1"><span></span></div><div id="extraDiv2"><span></span></div><div id="extraDiv3"><span></span></div><div id="extraDiv4"><span></span></div><div id="extraDiv5"><span></span></div><div id="extraDiv6"><span></span></div> </div> <!-- specific body type --> <script charset="utf-8" src="//ajax.aspnetcdn.com/ajax/jQuery/jquery-1.9.1.min.js"></script> <script> if (typeof jQuery === 'undefined') document.write('<scr'+'ipt src="_Resources/jquery-1.9.1.min.js" charset="utf-8"></scr'+'ipt>'); </script> <script charset="utf-8" src="http://ctrservice.karelia.com/ctr/count.js?u=http://www.saxa-loquuntur.nl/index.html"></script><script id="ddsmoothmenu" charset="utf-8" src="_Resources/ddsmoothmenu.js"> /*********************************************** * Smooth Navigational Menu- (c) Dynamic Drive DHTML code library (www.dynamicdrive.com) * This notice MUST stay intact for legal use * Visit Dynamic Drive at http://www.dynamicdrive.com/ for full source code ***********************************************/</script> <script> var paragraph = document.createElement("p"); var text = document.createTextNode(svxPageCount); paragraph.appendChild(text); document.getElementById("pc").appendChild(paragraph); ddsmoothmenu.arrowimages = {down:['downarrowclass', '_Resources/down.gif', 23], right:['rightarrowclass', '_Resources/right.gif']} ddsmoothmenu.init({ mainmenuid: 'sitemenu-content',orientation:'h', classname:'ddsmoothmenu',contentsource:'markup'}) </script><noscript> <!-- tickle pagecounter by loading a small image --> <p><img src="http://ctrservice.karelia.com/ctr/noscript.gif?u=http://www.saxa-loquuntur.nl/index.html" alt="" /></p> </noscript> </body> </html>