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The Inheritance of Historiography 350–900

Christopher Holdsworth and T.P. Wiseman (eds)

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892728
eISBN:
9781781380796
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892728.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

To what extent did the historians of the early Middle Ages inherit the aims and methods of Greek and Roman historiography? How far were they influenced by classical conventions about literary genre, ... More


Reconciliation and Reform

Thomas N. Mitchell

in Democracy's Beginning: The Athenian Story

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300215038
eISBN:
9780300217353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215038.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter traces the emergence of a much more mature and complete democracy, as forged through the lessons learned from its destabilization in the fifth century. It chronicles acts of ... More


Goths and Romans before the Huns

P. J. Heather

in Goths and Romans 332–489

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205357
eISBN:
9780191676581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205357.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses the territory under Gothic domination during the fourth century. Thanks to the efforts of Romanian and Soviet archaeologists, over 3,000 Gothic settlements are known and 150 ... More


Roman Britain’s High Summer, AD 307–410

Guy de la Bédoyère

in The Real Lives of Roman Britain

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300207194
eISBN:
9780300214031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207194.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes Roman Britain in the fourth century. Topics covered include how Britons continued to be viewed by some members of the Roman Empire as belonging to the bottom of the ladder; the ... More


Heavenly Scents: Religion and Smell

Jonathan Reinarz

in Past Scents: Historical Perspectives on Smell

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252034947
eISBN:
9780252096020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252034947.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses exclusively on sacred scents and traces smell's role in the realm of religion, particularly the Christian tradition. It concentrates on the fourth century, when scent began to ... More


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