New PDF release: A Companion to Tacitus (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient

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 tricky language and but imperative old money owed of Tacitus. The spouse presents either a huge advent and showcases new theoretical methods that enhance our knowing of this advanced author.

  • Tacitus is among the most vital Roman historians of his time, in addition to an exceptional 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 experiences, political technology, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical methods that increase our knowing 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 envision for themselves the richness of Tacitean thought
  • Includes contributions from a wide diversity of demonstrated foreign students and emerging stars within the field

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