The Resource Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus, Ellen O'Gorman

Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus, Ellen O'Gorman

Label
Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus
Title
Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus
Statement of responsibility
Ellen O'Gorman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a literary analysis of the language and style of Tacitus' Annals. The political context of first-second century AD Rome is also taken into consideration. Issues relating to the study of narrative, Roman politics and theories of history are addressed in the course of the discussion
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
878/.0109
Index
index present
LC call number
PA6705.A9
LC item number
O35 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus, Ellen O'Gorman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-192) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction: irony, history, reading; 2 Imperium sine Fine: problems of definition in Annals I; 3 Germanicus and the reader in the text; 4 Reading Tiberius at face value; 5 Obliteration and the literate emperor; 6 The empress's plot; 7 Ghostwriting the emperor Nero; 8 Conclusion: the end of history; Bibliography; General Index; Index Locorum
Control code
ocm51208905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511327490
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 3dd04a2b-1f71-4b94-8061-515ca3f08736
  • ebl201582
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21988389
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51208905
  • ebsco0511017448
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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