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Ammianus Marcellinus and the representation of historical reality

Author: Timothy David Barnes
Publisher: Ithaca ; London : Cornell Univ. Press, 1998.
Series: Cornell studies in classical philology : 56.; Townsend lectures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publ
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Barnes explores the historian's biases and personal prejudices, documenting seemingly intentional distortions and demonstrating that Ammianus advanced a pessimistic and anti-Christian interpretation  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Ammien Marcellin / "Res gestae."; Ammianus, Marcellinus; Ammianus, Marcellinus; Ammianus Marcellinus; Ammianus, Marcellinus.; Ammien Marcellin.; Ammianus <Marcellinus>
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy David Barnes
ISBN: 0801435269 9780801435263
OCLC Number: 245698211
Description: XIV, 290 Seiten ; 25 cm
Series Title: Cornell studies in classical philology : 56.; Townsend lectures.
Responsibility: Timothy D. Barnes.

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