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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 fundamental old debts of Tacitus. The better half offers either a large advent and showcases new theoretical methods that increase our knowing of this advanced author.

  • Tacitus is without doubt one of the most crucial Roman historians of his time, in addition to an excellent literary stylist, whose paintings is characterised through his philosophy of human nature
  • Encourages interdisciplinary dialogue meant to interact students past Classics together with philosophy, cultural experiences, political technological know-how, and literature
  • Showcases new theoretical methods that enhance our realizing of this advanced author
  • Clarifies and explains the notoriously tricky language of Tacitus
  • Written and designed to organize a brand new iteration of students to check 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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