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The Resource Barbarians, maps, and historiography : studies on the early medieval West, Walter Goffart

Barbarians, maps, and historiography : studies on the early medieval West, Walter Goffart

Label
Barbarians, maps, and historiography : studies on the early medieval West
Title
Barbarians, maps, and historiography
Title remainder
studies on the early medieval West
Statement of responsibility
Walter Goffart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Goffart, Walter A
Dewey number
940.1072
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
D116
LC item number
.G65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Variorum collected studies series
Series volume
CS916
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  • Middle Ages
  • Historiography
  • Cartography
Label
Barbarians, maps, and historiography : studies on the early medieval West, Walter Goffart
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-311) and index
Contents
Two notes on Germanic antiquity today -- What's wrong with the map of barbarian invasions? -- The map of barbarian invasions: a preliminary report -- The map of barbarian invasions: a longer look -- Does the Vita S. Severini have an underside? -- Conspicuously absent: martial heroism in the Histories of Gregory of Tours and its likes -- Bede's Uera lex historiae explained -- The Historia Ecclesiastica: Bede's agenda and ours -- Bede's History in a harsher climate -- Paul the Deacon's Gesta Episcoporum Mettensium and the early design of Charlemagne's succession -- Charters earlier than 800 from French collections -- Le problème des Translationes S. Liborii -- The first venture into medieval geography: Lambarde's map of the Saxon heptarchy (1568) -- Hetware and Hugas: datable anachronisms in Beowulf -- The name 'Meringovian' and the dating of Beowulf -- Christian pessimism on the walls of the Vatican Galleria delle carte geografiche
Control code
000378125
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780754659846
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008937069
Other physical details
ill., map, port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000378125
  • (OCoLC)268788085
Label
Barbarians, maps, and historiography : studies on the early medieval West, Walter Goffart
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-311) and index
Contents
Two notes on Germanic antiquity today -- What's wrong with the map of barbarian invasions? -- The map of barbarian invasions: a preliminary report -- The map of barbarian invasions: a longer look -- Does the Vita S. Severini have an underside? -- Conspicuously absent: martial heroism in the Histories of Gregory of Tours and its likes -- Bede's Uera lex historiae explained -- The Historia Ecclesiastica: Bede's agenda and ours -- Bede's History in a harsher climate -- Paul the Deacon's Gesta Episcoporum Mettensium and the early design of Charlemagne's succession -- Charters earlier than 800 from French collections -- Le problème des Translationes S. Liborii -- The first venture into medieval geography: Lambarde's map of the Saxon heptarchy (1568) -- Hetware and Hugas: datable anachronisms in Beowulf -- The name 'Meringovian' and the dating of Beowulf -- Christian pessimism on the walls of the Vatican Galleria delle carte geografiche
Control code
000378125
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 331 p.
Isbn
9780754659846
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008937069
Other physical details
ill., map, port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000378125
  • (OCoLC)268788085

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