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The Resource Tacitus, (electronic resource)

Tacitus, (electronic resource)

Label
Tacitus
Title
Tacitus
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Tacitus (Cornelius), famous Roman historian, was born in 55, 56 or 57 CE and lived to about 120. He became an orator, married in 77 a daughter of Julius Agricola before Agricola went to Britain, was quaestor in 81 or 82, a senator under the Flavian emperors, and a praetor in 88. After four years' absence he experienced the terrors of Emperor Domitian's last years and turned to historical writing. He was a consul in 97. Close friend of the younger Pliny, with him he successfully prosecuted Marius Priscus. Tacitus is renowned for his development of a pregnant concise style, character study, and psychological analysis, and for the often terrible story which he brilliantly tells. As a historian of the early Roman empire he is paramount--
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Tacitus, Cornelius
Illustrations
maps
Language note
Text in Latin with English translation on facing pages
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1987
  • 1856-1940
  • 1881-1952
  • 1866-1931
  • 1932-1981
  • 1856-1921
  • 1934-
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  • Warmington, E. H.
  • Hutton, Maurice
  • Jackson, John
  • Moore, Clifford Herschel
  • Ogilvie, R. M.
  • Peterson, William
  • Winterbottom, Michael
Series statement
Loeb classical library online
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  • Rome
  • Rome
Target audience
general
Label
Tacitus, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Histories books I-III
  • with an English translation by Clifford H. Moore
  • v. III.
  • Histories books IV-V
  • with an English translation by Clifford H. Moore.
  • Annals : books I-III
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • v. IV.
  • Annals : books IV-VI, XI-XII
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • v. I.
  • v. V.
  • Annals : books XIII-XVI
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • Agricola
  • translated by M. Hutton ; revised by R.M. Ogilvie.
  • Germania
  • translated by M. Hutton ; revised by E.H. Warmington.
  • Dialogus
  • translated by W. Peterson ; revised by M. Winterbottom
  • v. II.
Control code
hup0000135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780674990395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
maps, table of dates.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891404079
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Tacitus, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Histories books I-III
  • with an English translation by Clifford H. Moore
  • v. III.
  • Histories books IV-V
  • with an English translation by Clifford H. Moore.
  • Annals : books I-III
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • v. IV.
  • Annals : books IV-VI, XI-XII
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • v. I.
  • v. V.
  • Annals : books XIII-XVI
  • with an English translation by John Jackson
  • Agricola
  • translated by M. Hutton ; revised by R.M. Ogilvie.
  • Germania
  • translated by M. Hutton ; revised by E.H. Warmington.
  • Dialogus
  • translated by W. Peterson ; revised by M. Winterbottom
  • v. II.
Control code
hup0000135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780674990395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
maps, table of dates.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891404079
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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