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The history of the Normans

The history of the Normans

Author: Amatus, Casinensis; Graham A Loud
Publisher: Woodbridge : Boydell Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Norman conquest of southern Italy and Sicily was one of the most dramatic events of the eleventh century. To understand the magnitude of the Normans' achievement, and especially those of Robert Guiscard and Richard of Aversa, it is essential to know something of the world in which they lived and the manner in which they were able to create a Norman state in territories with a very different cultural tradition."

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Genre/Form: Quelle
Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Amatus, Casinensis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amatus, Casinensis; Graham A Loud
ISBN: 1843830787 9781843830788
OCLC Number: 249643414
Description: 220 Seiten
Other Titles: Storia de' normanni
Responsibility: Amato, di Montecassino. Revised with introduction and notes by Graham A. Loud.
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This translation of Amatus's L'Ystoire de li Normant identifies the events of the Norman conquest of southern Italy and Sicily as recorded in one of the earliest chronicles.  Read more...


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Given the collective expertise accumulated here, this annotated translation is now the text's indispensable introduction. [...] Loud's annotations are invaluable: they concentrate on the parallel Read more...

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