Choose the work of a second ancient author (if you chose Tacitus, now you addSuetonius; if you chose Suetonius, now choose Tacitus).
Once you have read the second source, choose a topic in which you can comparethe two ancient authors.
(Examples: legal concerns in the early principate, portrayal ofspecific individuals, presentation of military tactics, use of speech and dialogue,citations of authority, discussion of sources, etc.
)Find secondary sources covering your topic.
6Use the primary and secondary sources to discuss your topic, providing a clearthesis, support, and conclusion