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ISBN-10: 0374909504

ISBN-13: 9780374909505

ISBN-10: 1420934791

ISBN-13: 9781420934793

Written within the sixth century via the Bishop of excursions, "Historia Francorum" is a 10 quantity paintings that recounts the world's background from construction, concentrating on the stream of Christianity into Gaul. From the lifetime of Saint Martin of excursions to the conversion of the Franks and the conquest of Clovis, "Historia" additionally information the procession of Frankish kings all the way down to Gregory's personal time. The later books develop extra own, eventually reflecting the author's arrest from a lost cost of treason. although written mostly as a struggle opposed to heresy, "Historia" is largely thought of a dramatic narrative of French background. precise and interesting, this historic record is usually a skillful unraveling of decades of transition from the Roman interval to Medieval interval, reflective of the little-known flowering of ancient restoration within the 'Dark Ages.' during this quantity we've got a range of this expansive paintings edited and translated by way of Earnest Brehaut.

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