One of the greatest historians of ancient Rome, Cornelius Tacitus is a primary source for much of what is known about life the first and second centuries after the life of Jesus. His most famous works, Histories and Annals, exist in fragmentary form, tho...
Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (/ˈtæsɨtəs/; Classical Latin: ˈtakɪtʊs]; c.
AD 56 – after 117) was a senator and a historian of the Roman Empire.
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, in full Publius Cornelius Tacitus, or Gaius Cornelius Tacitus (born ad 56
—died c. 120), Roman orator and public official, probably the greatest historian ...
was a Roman emperor who was appointed by the seante at the request of the military.
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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: ...
The Annals by Tacitus, part of the Internet Classics Archive.
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 ...
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 ...
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' ...