By Antonia Gransden

In this choice of essays, Antonia Gransden brings out the virtues of medieval writers and highlights their attitudes and behavior of notion. She strains the continued impact of Bede, the best of early medieval English historians, from his demise to the 16th century. Bede's readability and authority have been welcomed by means of generations of monastic historians. on the different finish is a humble fourteenth-century chronicle produced at Lynn with little so as to add except a number of neighborhood references.

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