Wales and the Britons, 350-1064

Wales and the Britons, 350-1064

by T. M. Charles-Edwards


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198704911
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 07/15/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 816
Sales rank: 906,601
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

Thomas Charles-Edwards was Jesus Professor of Celtic and Fellow of Jesus College, Oxford from 1997 until 2011. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy, a Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales, and a Fellow of the British Academy.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Lands of the Britons
A. After Rome
1. Britain, 350-550
2. The Britons and their Languages
3. Inscriptions
4. The Britons and the Irish, 350-800
5. From Pelagius to Gildas
6. Rome and the Britons, 400-664
B. Early Welsh Society
7. Charters and Laws
8. Lords, Food-Renders, and Peasants
9. Kinship and Status
10. Kingship
C. The Britons and the English, 550-1064
11. The Britons and the Northumbrians, 547-685: The Evidence
12. The Britons, Northumbria, and the rise of Mercia, 550-685
13. The Britons and their neighbours under the Mercian hegemony
14. Two Ninth-Century Writers
15. The Transformation of the Ninth Century
16. The Britons and the Empire of Britain
17. Wales, 950-1064
D. The Welsh Church and Culture
18. The organization of the Welsh Church, 768-106
19. Learning
20. Poets and Story-Tellers

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