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The annals and history of Cornelius Tacitus

The annals and history of Cornelius Tacitus

his account of the antient Germans, and the life of Agricola

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Written in English

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  • Germanic peoples -- History -- Early works to 1800.

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    Statementmade English by several hands ; with the political reflecions and historical notes of Monsieur Amelot De La Houffay and the learned Sir Henry Savile.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 551:6.
    ContributionsLipsius, Justus, 1547-1606, Dryden, John, 1631-1700, Bromley, William, 1664-1732, Potenger, John, 1647-1733.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16759625M

    Roman History (14 - 70 A.D.) by Publius Cornelius Tacitus. The Annals. Book A.D. Book A.D. Book A.D. Tacitus grew up during a the reign of Nero, and may have been a teenager when Nero died and the Roman empire was plunged into civil war. In his later years he became interested in writing an unbiased account. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Cornelius Tacitus. An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Tacitus, Cornelius: The Annals, trans. by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb (HTML at ) Tacitus, Cornelius, contrib.: Annals of the Caledonians, Picts and Scots; and of Strathclyde, Cumberland, Galloway, and Murray (2 volumes, in Latin and.

    Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small commission for each book sold through our affiliate partners. Recommended By Numerous educational institutions recommend us, including Oxford University and Michigan State University and University of Missouri.   The Annals of Imperial RomeTranslator's Introduction 1. The Life and Works of Tacitus 2. What Tacitus Inherited 3. Tacitus on Empire and Emporers 4. Tacitus and the World 5. The Style of Tacitus: Translator's Note Imperial Rome Part One: Tiberius 1. From Augustus to Tiberius (Bk, I. ) 2. Mutiny on the Frontiers (I. ) 3. War with the 4/5(K).

    CORNELIUS TACITUS Cornelius Tacitus was a Roman Senator and historian who recorded several different events from history, including the reign of several emperors and facts about Jesus and His followers. Although not a Christian himself, Tacitus provided some of the earliest writings about Jesus and early Christians.   Date- Tacitus (ca. 56 - ca. ) was a senator and historian of the Roman Empire. Robin Lane Fox is Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History at New College, Oxford and author of Alexander the Great and The Classical World- An Epic History of Greece and Rome. Eleanor Cowan is Lecturer in Ancient History at Leicester University. Tacitus studied rhetoric in Rome and rose to /5(8).


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Tacitus is considered the most difficult Roman historian to translate and some of this follows through in the translation; Tacitus is the Hemingway of Rome, assuming readers know the subjects he's covering and are reading him for the subversive context rather than for basic knowledge/5(15).

One of the most important historical records from classical antiquity, "The Annals of Imperial Rome" chronicles the history of the Roman Empire from the reign of Tiberius beginning in 14 A.D.

to the reign of Nero ending in 66 A.D. Written by Cornelius Tacitus, Roman Senator during the second century A.D.,/5(). Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (ccAD), was a Roman historian and senator. He studied rhetoric in Rome, and was a close friend of the younger Pliny.

He married Julia Agricola, the daughter of the famous general Agricola, and later wrote a biography of his father-in-law. The Annals of Tacitus, Books Annals 1. - Cornelius Tacitus - Google Books. The first in a four-volume edition of Tacitus Annals The Annals are Tacitus' brilliant account of Roman.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet The Annals of Tacitus. by Tacitus, Cornelius; Ramsay, George Gilbert, Publication date Book from the collections of New York Public Library Language English Volume 1. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to.

Author: Cornelius Tacitus,Alfred John Church,William Jackson Brodbribb; Publisher: Publishing ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» One of the most important historical records from classical antiquity, "The Annals of Imperial Rome" chronicles the history of the Roman Empire from the reign of Tiberius beginning in 14 A.D.

to the reign of Nero. Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help: 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].

It is to this monk that we owe the preservation of the first part of what is arguably the greatest history of imperial Rome, the Annals of P. Cornelius Tacitus. The Annals Author: Caillan Davenport. One of the most important historical records from classical antiquity, "The Annals of Imperial Rome" chronicles the history of the Roman Empire from the reign of Tiberius beginning in 14 A.D.

to the reign of Nero ending in 66 A.D. Written by Cornelius Tacitus, Roman Senator during the second century A.D. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker.

The Annals of Tacitus: Books I to VI Item Preview remove-circle Books I to VI by Tacitus, Cornelius; Symonds, Aubrey V. Publication date Topics. -- Annales by P. Cornelius Tacitus,Swan Sonnenschein, MacMillan edition, in English.

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).

To judge from the younger Pliny’s references, several books were ready bythe writing well advanced byand. The Annals, Tacitus' final work, covers the period from the death of Augustus Caesar in 14 AD.

He wrote at least sixteen books, but books 7–10 and parts of books 5, 6, 11 and 16 are missing. Book 6 ends with the death of Tiberius and books 7 to 12 presumably covered the reigns of Genre: History, Silver Age of Latin.

-- Annales by P. Cornelius Tacitus,Macmillan and Co. edition, in English - [1st ed.]. Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (ca. AD 56 – ca. AD ) was a senator and a historian of the Roman Empire. The surviving portions of his two major works—the Annals and the Histories—examine the reigns of the Roman Emperors Tiberius, Claudius, Nero and those who reigned in /5.

Annals by Cornelius Tacitus The Annals (Latin: Annales) is a history book by Tacitus covering the reign of the four Roman Emperors succeeding to Caesar Augustus. The parts of the work that survived from antiquity cover most of the reigns of Tiberius and Nero. Cornelius Tacitus - The Annals.

A history of the Roman Empire from the reign of Tiberius to that of Nero. Book IV: XXXIV-LVIII. Cornelius Tacitus, Tacitus, Publius Cornelius Tacitus Penguin Books Limited, - History - pages 13 Reviews His last work, regarded by many as the greatest work of contemporary scholarship, /5(13).

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 Germanic people as seen from the Roman point of view circa A.D.

The Annals is a history of the reigns of the four Roman Emperors succeeding Caesar Augustus. Publius Cornelius Tacitus (l. 56 - c. CE) was a Roman historian, active throughout the reign of Trajan (r.

CE) and the early years of Hadrian (r. CE). His best-known works are Histories and Annals, which cover the history of the empire from the time of the Julio-Claudians to the reign of Domitian (r.

CE).Author: Donald L. Wasson. Cornelius Tacitus, The Annals Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "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 chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 .‎Tacitus’ Annals set out to cover the history of the Roman Empire from the death of Augustus and the accession of Tiberius to the later part of Nero’s reign.

Sadly, large parts of his text are lost including his description of the whole of Caligula’s reign and the early part of that of Claudius, but.Tacitus, in full Publius Cornelius Tacitus, or Gaius Cornelius Tacitus, (born ad 56—died c.

), Roman orator and public official, probably the greatest historian and one of the greatest prose stylists who wrote in the Latin his works are the Germania, describing the Germanic tribes, the Historiae (Histories), concerning the Roman Empire from ad 69 to 96, and the later Annals.