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The Agricola and the Germania

by (Prabhat Prakashan)

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The Agricola' is both a portrait of Julius Agricola - the most famous governor of Roman Britain and Tacitus' well-loved and respected father-in-law - and the first detailed account of Britain that has come down to us. It offers fascinating descriptions of the geography; climate and peoples of the country; and a succinct account of the early stages of the Roman occupation; nearly fatally undermined by Boudicca's revolt in AD 61 but consolidated by campaigns that took Agricola as far as Anglesey and northern Scotland. The war-like German tribes are the focus of Tacitus' attention in 'the Germania'; which; like 'the Agricola'; often compares the behaviour of 'barbarian' people favourably with the decadence and corruption of Imperial Rome.

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  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Print Length: 496 Pages
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