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Writing the Map of Anglo-Saxon England: Essays in Cultural Geography

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Writing the Map of Anglo-Saxon England: Essays in Cultural Geography - Howe, Nicholas, Professor
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Eminent Anglo-Saxonist Nicholas Howe explores how the English, in the centuries before the Norman Conquest, located themselves both literally and imaginatively in the world. His elegantly written study focuses on Anglo-Saxon representations of place as revealed in a wide variety of texts in Latin and Old English, as well as in diagrams of holy sites and a single map of the known world found in British Library, Cotton Tiberius B v. The scholar's investigations are supplemented and aided by insights gleaned from his many ...

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Writing the Map of Anglo-Saxon England: Essays in Cultural Geography 2007, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300119336

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