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The works of Tacitus.

P. Cornelius Tacitus

The works of Tacitus.

by P. Cornelius Tacitus

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English


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SeriesBohn"s classical library
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LC ClassificationsDG207"T2"O8"1896
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19754133M

By an accident of fate, works of Cornelius Tacitus are the only surviving histories of his day; all the writings of his contemporaries and immediate predecessors are lost. (although in book 4. The Annals, written by Gaius Cornelius Tacitus (56c CE), is regarded as one of the great literary works of history in the Roman world. Tacitus is considered by many to be the greatest of Roman historians, and The Annals is his’ outstanding achievement. Originally comprising 18 volumes, books 7 to 10 and parts of books 5, 6, 11 and 16 have.

The Complete Works of Tacitus: Volume 2: The Annals, Part 2 This volume begins with book 50 and the struggle between Octavian and Mark Antony. Octavian's victory is the beginning of the Principate and a new direction in Roman history. Dio takes a prolonged look at the reign of Augustus. Sep 01,  · This book is an excellent book by Tacitus who wrote down what he saw during the destruction of the temple. I mostly purchased this book as I was told in this one Tacitus saw the sign of the Son of Man just as Jesus predicted was to take place 5/5(5).

6 works of Tacitus Senator and a historian of the Roman Empire () This ebook presents a collection of 6 works of Tacitus. A dynamic table of contents allows Brand: The Perfect Library. The Works of Cornelius Tacitus | This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.


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The works of Tacitus by P. Cornelius Tacitus Download PDF EPUB FB2

Jul 18,  · Otherwise, I think this is a good complete translation of the works of Tacitus. I found the translation accessible and quite readable, and the character of the author came across very well.

In this book you will find a wealth of information about Roman history as well as some misc. other writings by Tacitus (The Agricola, The Germania, and a Cited by: Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (/ ˈ t æ s ɪ t ə s / TASS-it-əs, Classical Latin: [ˈtakɪtʊs]; c.

AD 56 – c. ) was a senator and a historian of the Roman veterans-opex.coms is considered to be one of the greatest Roman historians. He lived in what has been called the Silver Age of The works of Tacitus. book literature, and is known for the brevity and compactness of his Latin prose, as well as for his Genre: History, Silver Age of Latin.

This review is only The works of Tacitus. book The Annals, not the complete works of Tacitus included in this publication.

The Annals is both fascinating and tedious. Fascinating because of its antiquity and reminder that wars and political fights and scandals have always been a feature of the human community/5. Jun 27,  · The Complete Works of Tacitus - Kindle edition by Cornelius Tacitus.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Complete Works of Tacitus.5/5(5).

The Annals (Latin: Annales) by Roman historian and senator Tacitus is a history of the Roman Empire from the reign of Tiberius to that of Nero, the years AD 14– The Annals are an important source for modern understanding of the history of the Roman Empire during the 1st century AD; it is Tacitus' final work, and modern historians generally consider it his greatest writing.

The whole genuine works of Flavius Josephus, the learned and authentic Jewish historian, and celebrated warrior: translated from the original Greek, according to Havercamp's accurate edition. Together with large notes, proper observations, and an index. To which are added, three dissertations, concerning, I.

The testimonies of Josephus vindicated. Edition used: Publius Cornelius Tacitus, The Works of Tacitus. In Four Volumes. To which are prefixed, Political Discourses upon that Author by Thomas Gordon.

The Second Edition, corrected. Works Tacitus, First Edition. You Searched For: Tacitus & Richard Heber (Book Collector; ). Woodward and John Peele, Hardcover. Condition: Good.

1st Edition. Gordon (translator), The Works of Tacitus, 2 volumes, first edition of this translation [London, Tho Woodward & John Peele, ] woodcut vignettes to titles. We have five surviving works by Tacitus, The last fragmentary book of Histories () has a description of the Jews just prior to the Great Jewish Revolt and subsequent Diaspora.

Annals, his final work, comprised 16 books originally, but a large portion of it was lost. It begins at the death of Augustus Caesar, and runs from the ascension. The historical works of Tacitus are a history of the period from A.D.

14 to 96 in thirty volumes. Although many of the works were lost (only books of the Histories and and of the Annals survive), enough remains to provide a good sense of Tacitus’s political and moral philosophy. Jan 01,  · Tacitus, Roman orator and public official, probably the greatest historian and one of the greatest prose stylists who wrote in the Latin language.

Among his works are the Germania, describing the Germanic tribes, the Historiae (Histories), concerning the. Cornelius Tacitus, The Annals Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") BOOK 1 BOOK II BOOK III BOOK IV BOOK V BOOK VI Book XI BOOK XII BOOK XIII BOOK XIV BOOK XV BOOK XVI Complete Works of Tacitus.

Tacitus. Alfred John Church. William Jackson Brodribb. Sara Bryant. edited for Perseus. May 08,  · The Annals of Tacitus: Books I to VI Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED. EMBED (for veterans-opex.com hosted blogs and veterans-opex.com item tags) Want more.

Advanced embedding details, examples, and help. favorite. share. flag Pages: I BEGIN my work with the time when Servius Galba was consul for the second time with Titus Vinius for his colleague.

Of the former period, the years dating from the founding of the city, many authors have treated; and while they had to record the transactions of the Roman people, they wrote with equal eloquence and freedom.

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The Annals By Tacitus Written A.C.E. Translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb. The Annals has been divided into the following sections: Book I [k] Book II [k] Book III [k] Book IV [k] Book V [22k] Book VI [k] Book XI [69k] Book XII [k] Book XIII [k] Book XIV [k].

a| Book 4 of Tacitus' Annals, described by Sir Ronald Syme as 'the best that Tacitus ever wrote', covers the years ADthe pivotal period in the principate of the emperor Tiberius.

Under the malign influence of Sejanus, the henchman who duped him and was loaded with honours, Tiberius withdrew to the island of Capri and was never again seen in Rome, where the treason trials engendered an.

Nov 28,  · The works of Tacitus: in four volumes: to which are prefixed political discourses upon that author. Printed for T. Woodward and J. Peele in English - The second edition, corrected. Temple of the Paphian VenusTitus arrives in the EastFalse.

Frightful Condition of RomeServility of the SenateNotice. Tacitus - Tacitus - The Histories and the Annals: The Historiae began at January 1, 69, with Galba in power and proceeded to the death of Domitian, in The work contained 12 or 14 books (it is known only that the Histories and Annals, both now incomplete, totaled 30 books).

The Project Gutenberg EBook of Index of the Project Gutenberg Works of Cornelius Tacitus, by Cornelius Tacitus This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.Most likely born in the south of modern France on the Mediterranean, Tacitus is one of the most famous Roman historians.

Tacitus is best known for The Annals and Histories, covering the history of Ancient Rome in very minute detail, and he also wrote Germania, a fascinating description of the Brand: Charles River Editors.Since T.

divides his narrative of Tib.'s reign into two halves of three books each, the start of Book 4 is accordingly marked out in various ways as a new beginning .