Summary: This new third-year text introduces students to early German literature in an appropriate historical and cultural context.
More than an anthology, 1000 Jahre is a text of carefully chosen readings, designed for high interest and pedagogical affect. Includes interesting and teachable original writings in Old High German. The emphasis throughout is on cultural and historical events which bring the selections to life and provide a context for the literature.
The text includes sound exercises on content and more though provoking questions. All material has been extensively class-tested and reviewed. Questions are integrated into each chapter. ...show less