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By Victoria Emma Pagán

A significant other to Tacitus brings a lot wanted readability and accessibility to the notoriously tough language and but integral ancient bills of Tacitus. The better half presents either a vast advent and showcases new theoretical techniques that enhance our figuring out of this complicated author.

  • Tacitus is likely one of the most crucial Roman historians of his time, in addition to an excellent literary stylist, whose paintings is characterised via his philosophy of human nature
  • Encourages interdisciplinary dialogue meant to have interaction students past Classics together with philosophy, cultural reports, political technology, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical ways that increase our realizing of this advanced author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tough language of Tacitus
  • Written and designed to organize a brand new iteration of students to envision for themselves the richness of Tacitean thought
  • Includes contributions from a large variety of verified overseas students and emerging stars within the field

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