The complete set of Church and Brodribb translations of Tacitus; this etext includes parallel English and Latin text. In chronological order these are: De vita Iulii Agricolae (The Life of Julius Agricola) [98 CE]; De origine et situ Germanorum (The Germania) [98 CE]; Dialogus de oratoribus (Dialogue on Oratory) [102 CE]; Historiae (Histories) [105 CE]; and Ab excessu divi Augusti (Annals) [117 CE]. Gaius Cornelius Tacitus (56?-117 CE), writer, orator, lawyer, and senator, was one of the greatest historians of antiquity. His Annals and Histories are a panorama of first century Rome, from Tiberius to Domitian. His prose style is in the first tier of Latin writers.