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Peterson, William 1856-1921

Overview
Works: 155 works in 670 publications in 5 languages and 4,833 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Textbooks  Terminology 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, ed
Classifications: PA6156, 878.6
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Dialogus, Agricola, Germania by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

56 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of The dialogue on oratory (Dialogus), a lively conversation about the decline of oratory and education; The life and character of Agricola, which includes Agricola's career in Britain; and, Germania, a description of the geography, anthropology, products, institutions, and social life and the tribes of the Germans as known to the Romans
Agricola by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

18 editions published between 1914 and 2006 in English and Latin and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Tvlli Ciceronis Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

24 editions published between 1900 and 1966 in Latin and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quintiliani Institutionis oratoriae liber X by Quintilian( Book )

54 editions published between 1891 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in input-output analysis : technology, planning, and development( Book )

12 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume derives from a conference held in Sapporo, Japan, in July 1986, and covers advances in input-output analysis
M. Tulli Ciceronis Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

45 editions published between 1905 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 136 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
M. Fabi Quintiliani institutionis oratoriae : liber decimus by Quintilian( Book )

19 editions published between 1891 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelii Taciti Dialogus de oratoribus : a revised text, with introductory essays and critical and explanatory notes by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

14 editions published between 1893 and 2003 in Latin and English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian essays and addresses by William Peterson( Book )

12 editions published between 1914 and 1915 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war through Canadian eyes by William Peterson( Book )

14 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

14 editions published between 1901 and 1978 in Latin and Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin and English on opposite pages Includes bibliographical references and index Pro Archia Poeta -- Post reditum in senatu -- Post reditum ad quirites -- De domo sua -- De haruspicum responsis -- Pro Plancio
Discours by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

38 editions published between 1907 and 1990 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tacitus by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

14 editions published between 1914 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tacitus (Cornelius), famous Roman historian, was born in 55, 56 or 57 CE and lived to about 120. He became an orator, married in 77 a daughter of Julius Agricola before Agricola went to Britain, was quaestor in 81 or 82, a senator under the Flavian emperors, and a praetor in 88. After four years' absence he experienced the terrors of Emperor Domitian's last years and turned to historical writing. He was a consul in 97. Close friend of the younger Pliny, with him he successfully prosecuted Marius Priscus. Tacitus is renowned for his development of a pregnant concise style, character study, and psychological analysis, and for the often terrible story which he brilliantly tells. As a historian of the early Roman empire he is paramount
The speech of Cicero in defence of Cluentius by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

10 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Tulli Ciceronis Pro A. Cluentio oratio by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

12 editions published between 1899 and 1952 in Latin and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

15 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

13 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tacitus Dialogus ; Agricola ; Germania by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

2 editions published between 1939 and 1946 in Multiple languages and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Peterson, Guglielmus

Peterson, Gulielmus 1856-1921

Peterson, W.

Peterson, W. 1856-1921

Peterson, W. (William), 1856-1921

Peterson, William 1856-1921

Peterson, William 1856-1921 Sir

Peterson, William, Sir, 1856-1921

William Peterson President of McGill University, 1895 to 1919

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Advances in input-output analysis : technology, planning, and developmentM. Tulli Ciceronis OrationesCornelii Taciti Dialogus de oratoribus : a revised text, with introductory essays and critical and explanatory notesDiscoursTacitusOrationesOrationesOrationes