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Author Mellor, Ronald

Title Tacitus' annals / Ronald Mellor

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
 PC  PA6705.A9 M45 2011    NEW BOOK AREA
 RWU Main Library  PA6705.A9 M45 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PA6705.A9 M45 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 255 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Oxford approaches to classical literature
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The creation of a political historian -- The historian and his sources -- Ethnic prejudice in Tacitus -- Ut pictura poesis : the visual representation of history -- Freedom and censorship -- A Tiberian narrative -- Consorts of the Caesars -- Courtiers on the Palatine : the familia of the Caesars -- Performances at the court : the reigns of Claudius and Nero -- The importance of Tacitus' Annals -- The Julio-Claudian family (genealogy) -- Map of the Roman Empire -- Prominent persons
LC subject Tacitus, Cornelius. Annales
Tacitus, Cornelius -- Criticism and interpretation
Rome -- Historiography
ISBN 9780195151923
9780195151930 (pbk.)
0195151933 (pbk.)