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By Christina S. Kraus,John Marincola,Christopher Pelling

this can be a choice of stories on historical (especially Latin) poetry and historiography, concentrating specifically at the impression of rhetoric on either genres, and at the value of contemplating the literature to light up the historic Roman context and the old context to light up the literature. It takes the shape of a tribute to Tony Woodman, Gildersleeve Professor of Classics on the college of Virginia, for whom twenty-one students have contributed
essays reflecting the pursuits and ways that experience typified Woodman's personal paintings. The authors that he has always illuminated - in particular Velleius, Horace, Virgil, Sallust, and Tacitus - determine fairly prominently.

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