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Tacitus

Author: Ronald H Martin
Publisher: London : Batsford, 1989, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st paperback edView all editions and formats
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A study of the writings of Tacitus, the greatest of Latin historians. The author shows why the dichotomy between Tacitus the stylist and Tacitus the historian is fallacious and analyzes his main  Read more...

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Named Person: Cornelius Tacitus; Cornelius Tacitus; Cornelius Tacitus; Cornelius Tacitus
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald H Martin
ISBN: 071342723X 9780713427233
OCLC Number: 19515499
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 288 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The tradition; Tacitus and the contemporary scene; the lesser works; the "histories"; the "annals"- Tiberius; the "annals"- Claudius; the "annals"- Nero; the sources - "histories"; the sources - "annals"; style.
Responsibility: Ronald Martin.

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