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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 crucial ancient bills of Tacitus. The significant other presents either a wide advent and showcases new theoretical ways that improve our realizing of this complicated author.

  • Tacitus is among the most crucial Roman historians of his time, in addition to an excellent 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 stories, political technological know-how, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical ways that increase our realizing of this advanced author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tricky 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 large diversity of verified foreign students and emerging stars within the field

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