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The Role of Eloquence in Tacitus

Merkel, Erich
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Merkel, Erich
Advisor
Woodman, Anthony
Abstract
An analysis of the role of speeches in Tacitus and the part they play in the larger narrative, and why Tacitean oratory in the Annals and Histories so often and so conspicuously fails to live up to the purpose of eloquence.
Language
English
Date Received
20150417
Published
University of Virginia, Department of Classics, PHD (Doctor of Philosophy), 2015
Published Date
2015-04-15
Degree
PHD (Doctor of Philosophy)
Collection
Libra ETD Repository
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