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,...

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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:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:Medieval texts in translation
Medieval texts in translation.
Subject:Saxons.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Germany.
HISTORY -- Medieval.
Saxons.
Germany -- History -- 843-1273 -- Sources.
Germany.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History.
Sources.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12016023
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Other authors / contributors:Bachrach, Bernard S., 1939- translator.
Bachrach, David S., 1971- translator.
ISBN:0813226945
9780813226941
9780813226934
0813226937
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:This book does not include the original Latin text.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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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"--
Other form:Print version: 9780813226934 0813226937