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Published: 19 November 2020

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780198797890

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Cassius Dio: Roman History

Books 57 and 58 (The Reign of Tiberius)

C. T. Mallan

Clarendon Ancient History Series

  • Presents the first detailed commentary on Books 57 and 58 of Cassius Dio's Roman History to be published in English
  • Includes a new English translation of this important account of the reign of Tiberius, making the text accessible to readers unfamiliar with ancient languages
  • Offers an accessible yet authoritative account of Cassius Dio's approach to history in the volume's introduction, which will be of particular use to readers who are new to the text
  • Features a series of appendices providing supplementary discussion of some of the key historical problems surrounding Dio and the reign of Tiberius

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