A History of the Ostrogoths

A History of the Ostrogoths

by Thomas S. Burns
     
 

ISBN-10: 0253206006

ISBN-13: 9780253206008

Pub. Date: 02/01/1991

Publisher: Indiana University Press

"Thorough and convincing... likely to become the standard work on the subject." —Library Journal

"Highly readable." —Medieval Literature

"A major work of synthesis." —Walter E. Kaegi

"Burns has achieved much for the modern study of Ostrogoths." —Antiquaries Journal

Overview

"Thorough and convincing... likely to become the standard work on the subject." —Library Journal

"Highly readable." —Medieval Literature

"A major work of synthesis." —Walter E. Kaegi

"Burns has achieved much for the modern study of Ostrogoths." —Antiquaries Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253206008
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
02/01/1991
Edition description:
REP
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,217,083
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.31(h) x 1.05(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION
ABBREVIATIONS

1. Rome and the Northern Barbarians
2. The Presettlement Phase
3. Bondage and Struggle
4. Theodoric’s Kingdom Surveyed
5. The Metamorphosis of Ostrogothic Society
6. Religion
7. Leadership and Government
8. Warriors and the Military System
9. The End of the Ostrogothic Kingdom

Epilogue

NOTES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX

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