Deeds of the Saxons /

"A translation, with scholarly commentary, of the 'Res Gestae Saxonum,' the most important contemporary narrative source for the history of the Saxon German kingdom in the tenth century. Providing a continuous account of the entire reigns of the first two kings of the Saxon dynasty, i...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Widukind, of Corvey, approximately 925-approximately 973.
Uniform title:Rerum gestarum Saxonicarum libri tres. English
Imprint:Washington, D.C. : The Catholic University of America Press, [2014]
Description:xxxvii, 168 pages ; 22 cm.
Language:English
Series:Medieval texts in translation
Medieval texts in translation.
Subject:Saxons.
Saxons.
Germany -- History -- 843-1273 -- Sources.
Germany.
Sources.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10127536
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Other authors / contributors:Bachrach, Bernard S., 1939- translator.
Bachrach, David S., 1971- translator.
ISBN:9780813226934
0813226937
Notes:This book does not include the original Latin text.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:"A translation, with scholarly commentary, of the 'Res Gestae Saxonum,' the most important contemporary narrative source for the history of the Saxon German kingdom in the tenth century. Providing a continuous account of the entire reigns of the first two kings of the Saxon dynasty, its focus is primarily political and military, but it also discusses social and cultural topics such as religion, architecture, education, court life, and trade"--

Regenstein, Bookstacks

Loading map link
Holdings details from Regenstein, Bookstacks
Call Number: DD801.S32W545 2014
c.1 Available Loan period: standard loan  Scan and Deliver Request for Pickup Need help? - Ask a Librarian