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  1. Set Texts 3 items
    1. The recommended editions are as follows. There are various translations of both texts readily available, in hardcopy and digital format (such as via Perseus or the Loeb Online).

    2. Bellum Catilinae - Patrick McGushin, Sallust 1980

      Book  The Latin prescription is the entire text except chapters 40-49, which should be read in translation.

    3. Annals XV - Cornelius Tacitus, (ed.) Norma Miller 1994

      Book  The Latin prescription is chapters 1-5, 7-12, 23-7, 32-44, 48-65, 70, 74; the rest should be read in translation.

  2. Selected Bibliography - Sallust 38 items
    1. All of the studies below contain references to further relevant works, which you will need to follow up on. If you would like to conduct a bibliographical search on your own to find further titles, the Année Philologique is a great tool to do that. It's available electronically (with English search interface) via SAULCAT.

    2. Word at war: the prequel - William W. Batstone

      Chapter  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    3. Intellectual Conflict and Mimesis in Sallust's Bellum Catilinae - W. W. Batstone

      Chapter  In Conflict, Antithesis, and the Ancient Historian, edited by J. W. Allison

    4. Ch.21, Brevitas as a stylistic feature in Roman historiography - Agnieska Dziuba

      Chapter  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    5. The political thought of Sallust - Donald Charles Earl 1961

      Book 

    6. Magna mihi copia est memorandi - A. Feldherr

      Chapter  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    7. Sallust's Bellum Catilinae - J. T. Ramsey 2007

      Book 

    8. Scanlon, T.F., The Influence of Thucydides on Sallust.  Heidelberg 1980.

      (Not available from the Library.)

    9. Sallust - Ronald Syme 1964

      Book 

    10. Vretska, K., ed.  C. Sallustius Crispus.  De Catilinae Coniuratione.  2 vols.  Heidelberg 1976.

      (Not available from the Library.)

    11. Polybius and Sallust - N. Wiater

      Chapter  (on Sallust see pp. 666-673, with bibliography)

  3. Selected Bibliography - Tacitus 23 items
    1. Tacitus - Rhiannon Ash 2006

      Book 

    2. Annals: Book XV - Cornelius Tacitus 2018

      Book 

    3. An introduction to Tacitus - Herbert W. Benario 1975

      Book 

    4. Tacitus: chapters - Thomas Alan Dorey 1969

      Book 

    5. The Cambridge companion to the Roman historians - Andrew Feldherr 2009

      Book  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    6. Tacitus - F. R. D. Goodyear 1970

      Book 

    7. Latin historians - Christina Shuttleworth Kraus, Anthony John Woodman 1997

      Book 

    8. Tacitus and the Tacitean tradition - T. James Luce, Anthony John Woodman 1993

      Book 

    9. Tacitus - Ronald Martin 1981

      Book 

    10. Tacitus - Ronald Mellor 1993

      Book 

    11. The Roman historians - Ronald Mellor 1999

      Book  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    12. The Roman historians - Ronald Mellor 1999

      Book  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    13. Irony and misreading in the Annals of Tacitus - Ellen O'Gorman 2000

      Book  Available in the library and as an e-book.

    14. Tacitus - Ronald Syme 1958

      Book  (2 vols.) Available in the library and as an e-book.

    15. Tacitus reviewed - Anthony John Woodman 1998

      Book 

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