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The Resource The history of make-believe : Tacitus on imperial Rome, Holly Haynes

The history of make-believe : Tacitus on imperial Rome, Holly Haynes

Label
The history of make-believe : Tacitus on imperial Rome
Title
The history of make-believe
Title remainder
Tacitus on imperial Rome
Statement of responsibility
Holly Haynes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A theoretically sophisticated reading of Tacitus, especially the "Histories", this work points to a fresh understanding of the logic of Roman rule during the early Empire. It argues that Tacitus writes about the imaginary picture that imperial society makes of concrete conditions of existence
Member of
Cataloging source
INU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haynes, Holly
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tacitus, Cornelius
  • Civil War (Rome : 68-69)
  • Tacitus, Publius Cornelius
  • Tacitus, Publius C.; Historiae
  • Tacitus, Cornelius
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Historiography
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Didactisch proza
  • Latijn
  • Geschiedbeschouwing
  • Constructivisme
  • Werkelijkheid
  • Historiae (Tacitus)
  • Objektivität
Label
The history of make-believe : Tacitus on imperial Rome, Holly Haynes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Belief and Make-Believe; 1. An Anatomy of Make-Believe; 2. Nero: The Specter of Civil War; 3. Power and Simulacra: The Emperor Vitellius; 4. Vespasian: The Emperor Who Succeeded; 5. A Civil Disturbance: The Batavian Revolts; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocm70772012
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520929555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4db5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70772012
Label
The history of make-believe : Tacitus on imperial Rome, Holly Haynes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-215) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Belief and Make-Believe; 1. An Anatomy of Make-Believe; 2. Nero: The Specter of Civil War; 3. Power and Simulacra: The Emperor Vitellius; 4. Vespasian: The Emperor Who Succeeded; 5. A Civil Disturbance: The Batavian Revolts; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocm70772012
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520929555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4db5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70772012

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