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Tacitus

Tacitus

by Ronald Syme
     
 

This now-classic work seeks to place Tacitus in his social and political context. Syme not only analyzes in detail Tacitus's writings, their development and style, but also his political career, using his progress through government to illustrate the process that brought new men from the western provinces to success and primacy at Rome.

Overview

This now-classic work seeks to place Tacitus in his social and political context. Syme not only analyzes in detail Tacitus's writings, their development and style, but also his political career, using his progress through government to illustrate the process that brought new men from the western provinces to success and primacy at Rome.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198143277
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1980
Pages:
872
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.50(h) x 2.25(d)

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