LATN 4142 Latin Historians
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as LAT 45.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Close readings of Latin historical authors, including but not necessarily limited to Sallust, Caesar, Livy, and Tacitus. Concentration on conventions of the genre as a whole and the features the sub-genres of the historical monograph, commentaries, and annalistic history. Students may take this course for credit twice but may not repeat the same texts.
Prerequisite: Latin 3112  or Latin 2119 [1.9] or permission of the chairperson.