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Nelson Thornes Shakespeare for CSEC: Julius Caesar

Provide context, comprehension and confidence in Shakespeare at CSEC®

Dinah Jurksaitis, Thelma Baker, Joyce Jonas, Dinah Jurksaitis, and Duncan Beal

Suitable for:  14-16, students studying for English B at CSEC®

Price:  £8.99

ISBN: 978-1408516720
Publication date: 03/02/2012
Paperback: 160 pages
Dimensions: 234x156mm

Availability: In stock.

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This title is perfect for those studying Shakespeare at CSEC®. It provides the right balance for the study of language, imagery and theatrically, of character and context, enabling students to gain a clear understanding of the text and prepare for the exam.


  • Introduction: points out a central feature to look out for as the plot develops
  • Glossary: extensive line-referenced notes provide clear explanations of words, phrases and meaning.
  • Comparison: opportunities to consider the scene in the context of the play as a whole
  • Summary: ensures the plots is understood and provides a link to the next scene
  • An Introductory essay provides the focus on topics related to social and historical context.
  • Exam-style questions provides useful practice in preparation for the exam

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Table of Contents

Introductory essays
1 Order and hierarchy
2 The political structure of the Roman Empire

3 Source material and historical context
4 Superstition and belief
Useful terms
The characters
Play text
Sample exam-style questions