Sallust's Bellum Catilinae

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Scholars Press, 1984 - Literary Criticism - 262 pages
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User Review  - Silvio Curtis - Goodreads

Catiline led an unsuccessful coup attempt against the Roman Republic during Cicero's consulate, shortly after the dictatorship of Sulla. Sallust makes his history of the conspiracy into a diatribe on ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

I notoriously hated reading Sallust since I had transferred right over from Cicero. His grasp of the language is such that his constructs which I suspected were to complicate his own texts only served to frustrate me. Read full review

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Contents

THE TEXTUAL TRADITION
14
STRUCTURE OF THE BELLUM CATILINAE
22
SIGLA
26
Copyright

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Sallust (86 bca34 bc) was a Roman historian.
A. J. Woodman, the Basil L. Gildersleeve Professor of Classics at the University of Virginia, is the author of "Tacitus Reviewed" and the translator of an award-winning edition of Tacitusa "Annals,

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