Unformatted text preview: barbarians and use their description of them for other purposes. Be sure to structure your paper around a thesis statement. DO NOT WRITE: “Caesar and Tacitus have many similarities and differences” Rather, try something like “Caesar writes from the perspective of an army commander, whereas Tacitus writes from the perspective of a loving son-in-law. For this reason, Tacitus presents the barbarians in a more sympathetic manner.” As with all of your papers, please use direct evidence from the texts to construct your argument. When you cite passages from Caesar, name the text and provide book and section number. Gallic Wars 5.2 or even GW 5.2. When you cite passages from Tacitus, name the text and provide section numbers. Agricola 17-19....
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- Spring '07
- Ancient Rome, Gaul, Gallic Wars