This book covers Leaving Certificate Classical Studies for both Higher and Ordinary Level. The topics treated are:
- Greek Drama: Medea by Euripides and Oedipus the King by Sophocles
- Ancient Epic: The Odyssey by Homer and The Aeneid by Virgil
- Alexander the Great: Plutarch's Life of Alexander and Arrian's seven books The Campaigns of Alexander
The analysis of Alexander the Great contains a separate section on the works of Plutarch and Arrian. Exam questions are also enclosed.