The Resource Julius Caesar as artful reporter : the war commentaries as political instruments, edited by Kathryn Welch and Anton Powell ; contributors, Jonathan Barlow [and others]

Julius Caesar as artful reporter : the war commentaries as political instruments, edited by Kathryn Welch and Anton Powell ; contributors, Jonathan Barlow [and others]

Label
Julius Caesar as artful reporter : the war commentaries as political instruments
Title
Julius Caesar as artful reporter
Title remainder
the war commentaries as political instruments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kathryn Welch and Anton Powell ; contributors, Jonathan Barlow [and others]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Caesar's limpid prose, often seen as straightforward and soldierly, is analysed in essays as the work of a self-conscious and consummate stylist, rhetor and politician, seeking to advance a political career
Cataloging source
IXA
Index
index present
LC call number
DG262
LC item number
.J85 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welch, Kathryn
  • Powell, Anton
  • Barlow, Jonathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Rome
  • Gaul
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Propaganda, Roman
  • Politics and literature
  • Commentarii de bello Gallico (Caesar)
  • Politieke aspecten
Label
Julius Caesar as artful reporter : the war commentaries as political instruments, edited by Kathryn Welch and Anton Powell ; contributors, Jonathan Barlow [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference with the same title, held at Hay-on-Wye in July, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Caesar and Roman politics in the 50s BC -- The publication of De bello Gallico / T.P. Wiseman -- Ratio and romanitas in the Bellum Gallicum / Lindsay G.H. Hall -- The logos of Caesar's Bellum Gallicum, especially as revealed in its first five chapters / Catherine Torigian -- The Veneti revisited : C.E. Stevens and the tradition on Caesar the propagandist / Barbara Levick -- Caesar and his officers in the Gallic war commentaries / Kathryn Welch -- Julius Caesar and the presentation of massacre / Anton Powell -- Noble Gauls and their other in Caesar's propaganda / Jonathan Barlow -- Caesar's portrayal of Gauls as warriors / Louis Rawlings -- Instinctive genius : the depiction of Caesar the general / Adrian Goldsworthy
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780715628591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40393034
  • (OCoLC)ocm40393034
Label
Julius Caesar as artful reporter : the war commentaries as political instruments, edited by Kathryn Welch and Anton Powell ; contributors, Jonathan Barlow [and others]
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference with the same title, held at Hay-on-Wye in July, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Caesar and Roman politics in the 50s BC -- The publication of De bello Gallico / T.P. Wiseman -- Ratio and romanitas in the Bellum Gallicum / Lindsay G.H. Hall -- The logos of Caesar's Bellum Gallicum, especially as revealed in its first five chapters / Catherine Torigian -- The Veneti revisited : C.E. Stevens and the tradition on Caesar the propagandist / Barbara Levick -- Caesar and his officers in the Gallic war commentaries / Kathryn Welch -- Julius Caesar and the presentation of massacre / Anton Powell -- Noble Gauls and their other in Caesar's propaganda / Jonathan Barlow -- Caesar's portrayal of Gauls as warriors / Louis Rawlings -- Instinctive genius : the depiction of Caesar the general / Adrian Goldsworthy
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780715628591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40393034
  • (OCoLC)ocm40393034

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