Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus was a senator and a historian of the Roman
Empire. The surviving portions of his two major works—the Annals and the ...
Tacitus, in full Publius Cornelius Tacitus, or Gaius Cornelius Tacitus (born ad 56
—died c. 120) Roman orator and public official, probably the greatest historian ...
By Tacitus Written 109 A.C.E.. Translated by Alfred John Church and William
Jackson Brodribb. The Annals has been divided into the following sections: ...
Aug 19, 2015 ... Tacitus was born in c.55, perhaps in southern Gaul. His father was a wealthy man
and belonged to the second tier of the Roman elite, the ...
Tacitus was a Roman historian writing early in the 2nd century A.D. His Annals
provide us with a single reference to Jesus of considerable value. Rather ...
The most famous passage in which Tacitus mentions Christianity is as follows (
Annals 15.44): Such indeed were the precautions of human wisdom. The next ...
Oct 18, 2014 ... Tacitus The Annals • The Histories. The Author. The Introduction by the editor of
the edition used on this site provides an overview of Tacitus' ...
A brief biography of the major Roman historian, Tacitus.
Publius Tacitus (or Gaius Cornelius Tacitus; c. 56–after 117 AD), Roman orator,
lawyer, and senator. He is considered one of antiquity's greatest historians.
Tacitus, an important Roman historian, wrote the most detailed early ... Note that
although this is most of Tacitus' text, some of the later sections are not in this ...