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By Victoria Emma Pagán

ISBN-10: 1405190329

ISBN-13: 9781405190329

A better half to Tacitus brings a lot wanted readability and accessibility to the notoriously tough language and but essential ancient bills of Tacitus. The spouse offers either a wide advent and showcases new theoretical methods that increase our knowing of this advanced author.

  • Tacitus is likely one of the most vital Roman historians of his time, in addition to a superb literary stylist, whose paintings is characterised by means of his philosophy of human nature
  • Encourages interdisciplinary dialogue meant to interact students past Classics together with philosophy, cultural reports, political technology, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical methods that improve our realizing of this complicated author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tough language of Tacitus
  • Written and designed to organize a brand new new release of students to check for themselves the richness of Tacitean thought
  • Includes contributions from a large diversity of proven overseas students and emerging stars within the field

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