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Table Of Contents

Christian Histories in the Early Middle Ages
The Structure of the Present Work
The De origine actibusque Getarum of Jordanes: Background and Summary
Jordanes’s Sources: Oral or Written?
Paganism and Arianism in the Getica
Goths and Romans: The Purpose of the Gothic Past in the Getica
Isidore of Seville’s Historia Gothorum: Background, Summary, and Sources
Religious Identities in Isidore’s Historia Gothorum
Goths, Romans and Barbarians in Isidore’s Historia Gothorum
The Function of Gothic History: Isidore and Jordanes Compared
Gregory, Fredegar and the LHF: Background and Summaries
The Trojan Origin of the Franks
The Sources for the Trojan Myth
The Function of the Frankish Distant Past
PAUL THE DEACON AND THE ANCIENT HISTORY OF THE LOMBARDS
Paul the Deacon and his Historia Langobardorum
Catholics, Romans and Lombards in the Historia Langobardorum
Waltharius and Waldere: Authorship, Content, and Historical Background
Christianity in Waltharius
Waltharius and Germanic Oral Tradition
The Distant Past and its Function: Heroic Narrative as Light Entertainment
Anglo-Saxon England: Origins, Narratives, and Literary Culture
Christianity in Beowulf: The Pagan Past as a Problem
Beowulf, Germanic Tradition, and the Anglo-Saxon Past
VERNACULAR ORAL TRADITION AND THE ‘GERMANIC’ PAST
Oral Vernacular Historical Material
Fashionable Gothicism? The Value of the ‘Germanic’ Past
Conclusions
BIBLIOGRAPHY
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The Barbarian Past in Early Medieval Historical Narrative

The Barbarian Past in Early Medieval Historical Narrative

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