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Outlines of the historiansEdit

These may be useful for reference:

Week 1Edit

  • Tu 3/29: Introduction
  • Th 3/31: Herodotus, introduction (pp. vii-xviii), Books 1-2 (pp. 1-56)

Week 2Edit

  • Tu 4/5: Herodotus, pp. 56-137
  • Th 4/7: Herodotus, pp. 137-189

    Woodruff's introduction to Thucydides (Moodle)

    Library presentation in our regular classroom

Week 3Edit

  • Tu 4/12: Thucydides, pp. 1-43, 67-78 (1.1-88, 1.139-2.8)
  • Th 4/14: Thucydides, pp. 90-114, 130-164 (2.34-78, 3.1-68)

Week 4Edit

  • Tu 4/19: Thucydides, pp. 164-172, 196-200, 211-212, 224-229, 265-267, 294-343 (3.69-85, 4.15-23, 4.46-48, 4.78-88, 5.23-26, 5.84-6.74)

    Hands-on session: Meet in the library's Bibliographic Instruction Room (2nd floor)!

  • Th 4/21: Sallust, The Conspiracy of Catiline (pp. 175-233)

Week 5Edit

  • M 4/25: Project 1 due, 1pm
  • Tu 4/26: Thucydides, pp. 343-377 (6.75-7.35)

    Livy, introduction (pp. vi-xxvi), pp. 1-23

  • Th 4/28: Thucydides, pp. 377-407 (7.36-87)

    Livy, pp. 23-46

Week 6Edit

  • Tu 5/3: Thucydides, pp. 408-417 (8.1-10)

    Livy, pp. 47-109

  • Th 5/5: Livy, pp. 109-173

Week 7Edit

  • Tu 5/10: Livy, pp. 173-252
  • Th 5/12: Tactitus, Grant's introduction (Annals, pp. 7-25), Histories, pp. 15-55
  • F 5/13: Project 2 due, 8am

Week 8Edit

  • Tu 5/17: Tacitus, Histories, pp. 56-125
  • Th 5/19: Tacitus, Histories, pp. 126-144; Annals, pp. 31-62

Week 9Edit

  • Tu 5/24: Tacitus, Annals, pp. 62-119
  • Th 5/26: Tacitus, Annals, pp. 119-168

Week 10Edit

  • Tu 5/31: No reading assignment

    Final research paper due.

  • Th 6/2: Tacitus, Annals, pp. 168-227

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