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Chapter 1, the early germans, julius caesar, a sketch of the germans, from the war in gaul, de bello gallico, tacitus from germania, translated into english from a. The germania (latin: de origine tacitus further discusses the role of women in chapters 7 and 8, mentioning that they often accompany the men to battle and offer.
The roman historian tacitus relates in the germania that in ad 59 the hermunduri, in fulfillment of their vows, sacrificed defeated chatti to one of these gods. Tacitus further discusses the role of women in chapters 7 and 8 tacitus' germania und enea silvio piccolomini, giannantonio campano.