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The Ides of March and After

Andrew Lintott

in Cicero as Evidence

Published in print February 2008 | ISBN: 9780199216444
Published online May 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191712180 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216444.003.0018
The Ides of March and After

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This chapter begins with a discussion of Ciceros's letters following the assassination of Caesar. It then discusses his philosophical projects, which include De Natura Deorum, De Divinatione, and De Fato. Cicero's works on practical ethics, De Amicitia (On Friendship) and De Officiis (On Duties), and correspondence with Matius are considered.

Keywords: Caesar; assassination; letters; De Natura Deorum; De Divinatione; De Fato; practical ethics; De Amicitia; De Officiis; Matius

Chapter.  18290 words. 

Subjects: Classical History

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