Anglo-Norman Studies XXXI: Proceedings of the Battle Conference 2008

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The contemporary historians of Anglo-Norman England form a particular focus of this issue. There are contributions on Henry of Huntingdon's representation of civil war; on the political intent of the poems in the anonymous Life of Edward the Confessor; on William of Malmesbury's depiction of Henry I; and on the influence upon historians of the late antique history attributed to Hegesippus. A paper on Gerald of Wales and Merlin brings valuable literary insights to bear. Other pieces tackle religious history (northern ...

Anglo-Norman Studies XXXI: Proceedings of the Battle Conference 2008 2009, Boydell Press

ISBN-13: 9781843834731

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