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Clovis, ou la France Chrestienne

Hugh Gaston Hall

in Richelieu's Desmarets and the Century of Louis XIV

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151579
eISBN:
9780191672743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151579.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Clovis is Jean Desmarets's most substantial contribution to heroic poetry. It is his longest, most carefully crafted, best produced, and most successful non-dramatic poem. It is ... More


From Paganism to Christianity

J. M. Wallace‐Hadrill

in The Frankish Church

Published in print:
1983
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269069
eISBN:
9780191600777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269064.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The Franks, or any other Germanic people, were not pagan one day and Christian the next; this simple solution does no justice to the texts and is overthrown by archaeological evidence. Fifth‐century ... More


Short Poems and Games

Hugh Gaston Hall

in Richelieu's Desmarets and the Century of Louis XIV

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151579
eISBN:
9780191672743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151579.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Like a number of his contemporaries in Court circles, the salons, and the early Académie-Française, Jean Desmarets wrote numerous short poems. In the first years of the Regency of Anne of Austria he ... More


Devotional Poetry

Hugh Gaston Hall

in Richelieu's Desmarets and the Century of Louis XIV

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151579
eISBN:
9780191672743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151579.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Religious experience was such an important part of life in Jean Desmarets's time that it is somewhat arbitrary to separate his devotional poetry from his other verse. Following the death of Cardinal ... More


The Late Biblical and Heroic Poems

Hugh Gaston Hall

in Richelieu's Desmarets and the Century of Louis XIV

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151579
eISBN:
9780191672743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151579.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Between 1669 and 1671 Jean Desmarets published two biblical poems — Marie-Madeleine, ou le Triomphe de la Grace and Esther — and a short historical poëme héroïque, Regulus, ou le vray genereux. Two ... More


Christology and Community: The Boffs and Jon Sobrino

Paul E. Sigmund

in Liberation Theology at the Crossroads: Democracy or Revolution?

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195072747
eISBN:
9780199854790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072747.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The year 1976 marked great progress for liberation theology. Among the important events at that time was the first meeting of the Ecumenical Association of Third Word Theologians. During this time ... More


Latin–Frankish Bilingualism in Sixth-Century Gaul:The Latin of Clovis

PIERRE FLOBERT

in Bilingualism in Ancient Society: Language Contact and the Written Text

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199245062
eISBN:
9780191715129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245062.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter examines linguistic relations between the Gallo-Romans and their Frankish conquerors in the 6th century by considering the Latin of Clovis. The bilingualism of the Franks became active ... More


The Romano-Germanic Kingdoms: The Era of Theoderic and Clovis

Peter Sarris

in Empires of Faith: The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam, 500-700

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199261260
eISBN:
9780191730962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199261260.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the role of kingship and military lordship in giving cohesion to post-Roman society, and then charts the history of the major Romano-Germanic kingdoms of the late fifth and ... More


Fast Forward, 1930–1941

David J. Meltzer

in The Great Paleolithic War: How Science Forged an Understanding of America's Ice Age Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226293226
eISBN:
9780226293363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226293363.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Folsom inspired dozens of investigators to search for other early sites, and a tangible lesson: to find sites like search for large mammal bones, then look for associated artifacts. Of the nearly ... More


Democracy and Masochism: Zola's Bonheur

Peter Starr

in Commemorating Trauma: The Paris Commune and Its Cultural Aftermath

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823226030
eISBN:
9780823240920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823226030.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The principal focus in this chapteris on the masochistic suffering of the increasingly allegorical figure of Denise Baudu. In light of this diagnostic affinity, Denise's willing to suffer can be read ... More


Out with a Bang

James Lawrence Powell

in Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231164481
eISBN:
9780231538459
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164481.003.0028
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter examines how the impact skeptics reacted to Luis Alvarez's theory that the mass extinctions of the dinosaurs and seventy percent of all species on the planet at the Cretaceous-Tertiary ... More


Introduction

James S. Dunbar

in Paleoindian Societies of the Coastal Southeast

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062686
eISBN:
9780813051673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062686.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Understanding the late Pleistocene human occupation of the Americas is important to our recognizing the assumptions and traditions of the nineteenth-century and twentieth-century researchers who have ... More


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