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The annals of imperial Rome.

P. Cornelius Tacitus

The annals of imperial Rome.

by P. Cornelius Tacitus

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Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published 1956. Reprinted with revisions 1959.

StatementTranslated with an introd. by Michael Grant.
SeriesThe Penguin classics -- L60., Penguin classics -- L60.
ContributionsGrant, Michael, 1914-2004.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDG207.T3 G7 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination447 p.
Number of Pages447
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17620609M
OCLC/WorldCa4139077

The end of book 6 has Tacitus' epitaph of Tiberius; books and a part of the beginning of book 11 are missing and thus book 11 appears to begin in medias res with Messalina pursuing Poppaea, a rival, and others. Claudius is emperor in books 11 and 12 and Tacitus seems to lose no chance to portray him as unaware of what his wives are doing. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. The Annals of Imperial Rome (Classics) This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.

Although Tacitus wrote the Histories before the Annals, the events in the Annals precede the Histories; together they form a continuous narrative from the death of Augustus (14) to the death of Domitian (96). Though most has been lost, what remains is an invaluable record of the veterans-opex.com: History, Silver Age of Latin. Nov 16,  · The Annals of Imperial Rome offers a dramatic vision of imperial Rome during roughly the first half of the first century AD. Starting with the death of Augustus, Tacitus describes how the Julio-Claudian dynasty consolidated its grip upon the empire, only to end suddenly in AD 68 with the suicide of its last representative, the emperor Nero%().

Dec 31,  · His last work, regarded by many as the greatest work of contemporary scholarship, Tacitus' The Annals of Imperial Rome recount with depth and insight the history of the Roman Empire during the first century A.D.4/5(K). Mar 11,  · Tacitus' Annals is a powerful and darkly humorous examination of imperial Rome. Though his work was little read in the Roman world, it has influenced Author: Caillan Davenport.


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Sep 27,  · 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(56).

The Annals of Imperial Rome book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In The Annals of Imperial Rome, his last and greates 4/5. Feb 19,  · The Annals of Imperial Rome offers a dramatic vision of imperial Rome during roughly the first half of the first century AD.

Starting with the death of Augustus, Tacitus describes how the Julio-Claudian dynasty consolidated its grip upon the empire, only to end suddenly in /5. Tacitus' Annals of Imperial Rome recount the major historical events from the years shortly before the death of Augustus up to the death of Nero in AD /5(8).

The Annals was Tacitus' final work and provides a key source for modern understanding of the history of the Roman Empire from the beginning of the reign of Tiberius in AD 14 to the end of the reign of Nero, in AD Tacitus wrote the Annals in at least 16 books, but books 7–10 and parts of.

About The Annals of Imperial Rome. His last work, regarded by many as the greatest work of contemporary scholarship, Tacitus’ The Annals of Imperial Rome recount with depth and insight the history of the Roman Empire during the first century A.D.

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].

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(36). Rome at the beginning was ruled by kings. Freedom and the consulship were established by Lucius Brutus. Dictatorships were held for a temporary crisis. The power of the decemvirs did not last beyond two years, nor was the consular jurisdiction of the military tribunes of long duration.

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It is an indispensable primary source for students of Roman history. On the first page of his Annals of Imperial Rome, Tacitus wrote that Octavian "seduced the army with bonuses, and his cheap food policy was successful bait for civilians."Cited by: 9.

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 chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 ROME at the beginning was ruled by kings.

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Christus, from whom the name had its origin, suffered the extreme penalty during the reign of Tiberius at the hands of one of our procurators, Pontius Pilatus, and a most mischievous superstition, thus checked for the moment, again broke out not only in Judæa, the first source of the evil, but even in Rome, where all things hideous and.

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Despite his claim that the Annals were written objectively, Tacitus' account is sharply critical of the emperors' excesses and fearful for the future of Imperial Rome, while. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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This Penguin Classics edition is translated with an introduction by Michael Grant.Description of the book "Annals of Imperial Rome": His last work, regarded by many as the greatest work of contemporary scholarship, Tacitus' The Annals of Imperial Rome recount with depth and insight the history of the Roman Empire during the first century A.D.