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Their legend, before the end of the sixth century, was translated from the Syriac
into the Latin language, by the care of Gregory of Tours. The hostile communions
of the East preserve their memory with equal reverence; and their names are ...
This portrait is drawn by Renatus Profuturus Frigeridus, a contemporary historian,
known, only by some extracts, which are preserved by Gregory of Tours (l. ii. c. 8,
in tom. ii. p. 163). It was probably the duty, or at least the interest, of Renatus, ...
Gregory him elf does not mention the Merovingian name, which may be traced,
however, to the beginning of the seventh century, ... 17 This German custom,
which may be traced from Tacitus to Gregory of Tours, was at length adopted by
49), and by Gregory of Tours (l. viii. 18, vi. 24, viii. 10, tom. ii. pp. 196, 278, 316). i.
See an original picture of the figure, dress, arms, and temper of the ancient
Franks, in Sidonius Apollinaris (Panegyr. Majorian. 238–254); and such pictures,
Jornandes, a quotation which it would be superfluous to repeat, may be corrected
and illustrated by Gregory of Tours, l. ii. c. 5, 6, 7, and the Chronicles of Idatius,
Isidore, and the two Prospers. All the ancient testimonies are collected and ...
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I feel decidedly ambivalent about this book. My rating reflects that ultimately I didn't want to stick with it; I didn't find its pleasures and degree of informativeness worth the slogging through ... Les hele vurderingen
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A classic of historical literature, in two volumes. The author details the history to the fall in the first volume, and the byzantine period in the second volume. Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1841
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1901