Old English Poetry and the Genealogy of Events

Old English Poetry and the Genealogy of Events

by Richard J. Schrader
     
 

In this, the first significant study of Orosius's History of the Pagans, Richard Schrader finds a new perspective from which to view the design of events in Beowulf, the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, and other early English writings.  This study explores the influence of Augustine's neglected disciple, Orosius.

Overview

In this, the first significant study of Orosius's History of the Pagans, Richard Schrader finds a new perspective from which to view the design of events in Beowulf, the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, and other early English writings.  This study explores the influence of Augustine's neglected disciple, Orosius.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780937191521
Publisher:
Michigan State University Press
Publication date:
06/01/1993
Series:
Medieval Texts and Studies Series
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

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