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By Victoria Emma Pagán

A better half to Tacitus brings a lot wanted readability and accessibility to the notoriously tough language and but quintessential historic money owed of Tacitus. The better half offers either a huge creation and showcases new theoretical ways that improve our figuring out of this complicated author.

  • Tacitus is likely one of the most crucial Roman historians of his time, in addition to a good literary stylist, whose paintings is characterised via his philosophy of human nature
  • Encourages interdisciplinary dialogue meant to interact students past Classics together with philosophy, cultural reviews, political technological know-how, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical ways that enhance our figuring out of this advanced author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tough language of Tacitus
  • Written and designed to organize a brand new new release of students to envision for themselves the richness of Tacitean thought
  • Includes contributions from a extensive variety of confirmed overseas students and emerging stars within the field

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