Record:   Prev Next
作者 Wolfson, Stan
書名 Tacitus, Thule and Caledonia : the achievements of Agricola's navy in their true perspective / Stan Wolfson
出版項 Oxford, England : Archaeopress : Available from Hadrian Books [distributor], 2008
國際標準書號 9781407302744 (pbk.)
1407302744 (pbk.)
book jacket
說明 118 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm
系列 BAR British series ; 459
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-118)
Shetland : the classical geographical context -- The manuscripts of Tacitus' Agricola -- Reassessment of vocabulary and sense -- The search for a harbour -- Thule in contemporary Latin poetry -- The Boresti : the creation of a myth -- A problem of identification, or, Pie in the Skye -- The coinage of Titus and Agricola's Caledonian campaign of AD 79 -- Vettius Bolanus in the north : fact or fiction? -- Caledonius : allusion and illusion
主題 Tacitus, Cornelius. Agricola
Agricola, Gnaeus Julius, 40-93
Rome -- History, Naval
Shetland (Scotland) -- History -- Sources
Scotland -- History -- To 1057 -- Sources
Record:   Prev Next