The Histories download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cornelius Tacitus

The Histories download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cornelius Tacitus year 2009
  • Book name: The Histories
  • Author: Cornelius Tacitus
  • Release date: 2009/5/26
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780140449648
  • Rating: 7.7 of 10
  • Votes: 113
  • Review by: Joziah Cline
  • Review rating: 8.65 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/6
  • Total pages: 384
  • Includes a PDF summary of 46 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In AD68 Nero's suicide marked the end of the first dynasty of imperial Rome. The following year was one of drama and danger, though not of chaos.In the surviving books of his Histories the barrister-historian Tacitus, writing some thirty years after the events he describes, gives us a detailed account based on excellent authorities. In the 'long but single year' of revolution four emperors emerge in succession: Galba, Otho, Vitellius and Vespasian - who established the Flavian dynasty.Rhiannon Ash stays true to the spirit of Wellesley's prose whilst making the translation more accessible to modern readers.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 25H3M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Language: Reference & General, Classical History / Classical Civilisation, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Anthologies (non-poetry), Western Philosophy: Ancient, To C 500
  • Available formats: WORD, GIF, DOC, TCR, EPUB, TXT, HTML, PDF. Compressed in LZ, RAR, TAR.BZ, ISO, ARJ, TAR.BZ2, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.56 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x22mm
  • Weight: 281g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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