Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II
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Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II

By Cornelius Tacitus
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Table of Contents
  • TACITUS THE HISTORIES
    • CONTENTS
    • SUMMARY OF CHIEF EVENTS
  • Transcriber's note
  • TACITUS THE HISTORIES
    • CONTENTS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SUMMARY OF CHIEF EVENTS
    • BOOK I
      • Preface
      • The State of the Empire
      • Galba's Position
      • The Distribution of Forces
      • The German Revolt and the Adoption of Piso
      • Galba's Measures of Precaution
      • The Rise of Otho
      • The Fall of Galba
      • Otho on the Throne
      • Dramatis Personae
      • The Rise of Vitellius
      • The March of Valens' Column
      • The March of Caecina's Column
      • Otho's Government and the Distribution of Forces
      • Otho's Plans
    • BOOK II
      • Vespasian and the East
      • The Trial of Annius Faustus
      • Otho's Measures of Defence
      • The Decisive Struggle
      • Vitellius' Principate
      • The Revolt of Vespasian
      • Vitellius in Rome
  • Transcriber's note
  • TACITUS THE HISTORIES
    • SUMMARY OF CHIEF EVENTS
    • BOOK III
      • Antonius' Advance
      • Dissension in Vitellius' Camp
      • The Engagement near Cremona
      • The Fate of Cremona
      • Vitellius
      • The State of the Provinces
      • Antonius' Advance from Cremona
      • Vitellius' Measures of Defence
      • The Passage of the Apennines
      • The Abdication of Vitellius and the Burning of the Capitol
      • The Taking of Tarracina
      • The Sack of Rome and the end of Vitellius
    • BOOK IV
      • Rome after the Fall of Vitellius
      • The Revolt of Civilis and the Batavi
      • The Mutiny of the Batavian Cohorts
      • The Siege of Vetera
      • The Relief of Vetera
      • Rome and the Empire under Vespasian
      • The Loss of Germany
      • The Ebb-tide of Revolt
      • Events in Rome and in the East
    • BOOK V
      • The Conquest of Judaea
      • The End of the German Revolt
    • INDEX OF NAMES
  • TACITUS THE HISTORIES
    • CONTENTS
    • SUMMARY OF CHIEF EVENTS
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