Tacitus: Annals XIV / Edition 2

Tacitus: Annals XIV / Edition 2

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ISBN-10: 1853993158

ISBN-13: 9781853993152

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

This edition of the fourteenth book of Tacitus' Annals remains one of the most thorough editions of any book of Tacitus for use by school adn undergraduate students. Its meticulous commentary and vocabulary are supplemented by over fifity pages of introduction, covering Tacitus himself, a succinct but comprehensive account of his sytle and syntax. It also

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This edition of the fourteenth book of Tacitus' Annals remains one of the most thorough editions of any book of Tacitus for use by school adn undergraduate students. Its meticulous commentary and vocabulary are supplemented by over fifity pages of introduction, covering Tacitus himself, a succinct but comprehensive account of his sytle and syntax. It also contains sections on the main themes of the book: the deterioration of nero's reign internally contrasted with the external successes of Domitus Corbulo in Armenia, and Suetonius Paulinus in Britain (the defeat of Boudicca).

Also available: Tacitus, Annals I; and Tacitus, Annals XV, both edited by N. Miller
Tacitus, Annals 14: A companion to the Penguin translation, edited by N. Miller
Suetonius, Nero, edited by B.H. Warmington

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853993152
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Latin Texts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,195,993
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
I. Life and Works of Tacitus
Ii. Tacitus as an Historian
Lll. Style And Syntax
Iv. The Reign of Nero
V. Corbulo in Armenia
Vi. The Romans in Britain
Text
Notes
Index to Notes
Index of Proper Names

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