De natura deorum Academica

We know more of Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BCE), lawyer, orator, politician and philosopher, than of any other Roman. Besides much else, his work conveys the turmoil of his time, and the part he played in a period that saw the rise and fall of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic.

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Main Author: Cicero, Marcus Tullius (Author)
Other Authors: Rackham, H. 1868-1944 (Translator)
Language:English
Latin
Edition:revised.
Series:Loeb classical library ; 268.
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Online Access:Link to e-book
Summary:We know more of Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BCE), lawyer, orator, politician and philosopher, than of any other Roman. Besides much else, his work conveys the turmoil of his time, and the part he played in a period that saw the rise and fall of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic.
Item Description:Includes indexes.
Physical Description:1 online resource.
Format:Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Published: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 2014.
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