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By Victoria Emma Pagán

A significant other to Tacitus brings a lot wanted readability and accessibility to the notoriously tricky language and but critical historic money owed of Tacitus. The spouse presents either a large advent and showcases new theoretical ways that improve our realizing of this complicated author.

  • Tacitus is without doubt one of the most crucial Roman historians of his time, in addition to a very 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 reports, political technology, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical techniques that increase our realizing of this complicated author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tough language of Tacitus
  • Written and designed to arrange a brand new new release of students to envision for themselves the richness of Tacitean thought
  • Includes contributions from a wide diversity of tested foreign students and emerging stars within the field

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