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The Gothic history of Jordanes in English version

Jordanes

The Gothic history of Jordanes in English version

by Jordanes

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Published by Speculum Historiale, Barnes & Noble in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Attila, d. 453,
  • Goths,
  • Germanic peoples

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction and commentary by Charles Christopher Mierow.
    ContributionsCassiodorus, Senator, ca. 487-ca. 580., Mierow, Charles Christopher, b. 1883, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD137 .J9 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination188 p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5844017M
    LC Control Number62000857
    OCLC/WorldCa1525846

    [Getica] The Gothic history of Jordanes: in English version with an introduction and a commentary; by C C Mierow. Read XXX- XXXI page 93 ff and XXXIII XLIII, page ff, XLIX pp Thus Jordanes wrote both his works at a grim moment in Byzantine history, when the Gothic war seemed to be stretching on forever for the Byzantines (but was a hopeless cause for the Goths), when the emperor Justinian was again (and grieving over Theodora, who had died in ) without an obvious heir, when the Three Chapters controversy seemed.

    The Gothic History of Jordanes In English Version with an Introduction and a Commentary ," the Origin and Deeds of the Goths is a important as the earliest surviving work of a Gothic historian. Jordanes wrote in the mid-6th century and was believed to be a bishop of Gothic ethnicity residing in Constantinople--possibly an associate of Pope. Jordanes’ history of the Goths (also called the Getica) includes in part a summation of a volume history by Senator Cassiodorus, “On the Origin and Deeds of the Goths from Long Ago and Descending through Generations and Kings to Now.” Even if not a bishop, Jordanes was at least a monk or similar ecclesiastic, and wrote his own work in.

    This English version first published in "For the first time the story of the Goths recorded in the Getica of Jordanes, a Christian Goth who wrote his account in the year , probably in Constantinople, is now put in English form, as part of an edition of . Jordanes (jôrdā`nēz), fl. 6th cent., historian of the Ostrogoths, b. in the lower Danube History of the Goths, an abridgment of the lost work of Cassiodorus Cassiodorus (Flavius Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator), c–c, Roman statesman and author. He held high office under Theodoric the Great and the succeeding Gothic rulers of Italy, who gave him the task of .


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Author. Jordanes, 6th cent,Cassiodorus, Senator, ca. ,Mierow, Charles Christopher, b. Collections. Link to the book. Jordanes, (flourished 6th century ad), historian notable for his valuable work on the Germanic tribes.

Jordanes was a Goth who, although not a scholar, devoted himself to writing history in Latin. His first major work, De origine actibusque Getarum (“On the Origin and Deeds of the Getae”), now commonly referred to as the Getica, was completed in   The Gothic History Of Jordanes In English Version: With An Introduction And Commentary [Cassiodorus, Senator, Jordanes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Gothic History Of Jordanes In English Version: With An Introduction And CommentaryAuthor: Senator Cassiodorus. Jordanes, the historian, preserved much of the Goths' history and legendary pre-history. Jordanes' work was an epitome or The Gothic history of Jordanes in English version book, from memory, of a now lost volume history of the Goths by Cassiodorus which Jordanes says that he had the opportunity to Cited by: Jordanes, as he himself tells us a couple of times, was of Gothic descent and wrote this work as a summary of Cassiodorus' much longer treatment of the history of the Goths.

Because Cassiodorus' book no longer survives, Jordanes' treatment is often our only source for some of the Gothic history it describes. The Gothic History of Jordanes In English Version With an Introduction and a Commentary book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5.

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The gothic history of Jordanes in English version with an introduction and a commentary. [Jordanes; Charles Christopher Mierow] -- "Jordanes' work recounts Gothic fables and migration legends as well as a lengthy account of the 5th century Romano-Gothic defense of Italy against the armies of Attila the Hun.

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ISBN. Title. The Gothic History of Jordanes: In English Version With an Introduction and a Commentary (Classic Reprint) Author. Meirow, Charles Christopher.

Charles Christopher Mierow has 20 books on Goodreads with 75 ratings. Charles Christopher Mierow’s most popular book is The Origin and Deeds of the Goths. The Gothic history of Jordanes in English version. by Jordanes, 6th cent,Cassiodorus, Senator, ca. ,Mierow, Charles Christopher, b.

Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. This book is a study in the myth of the origins and early history of the Goths as told in the Getica written by Jordanes in AD Jordanes claimed they emigrated from the island of Scandza (Sweden) in BC, thus giving them a history of more than two thousand years.

He found this narrative in Cassiodorus' Gothic history, which is now lost. Author: Jordanes; Publisher: B&R Samizdat Express ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This English version first published in "For the first time the story of the Goths recorded in the Getica of Jordanes, a Christian Goth who wrote his account in the yearprobably in Constantinople, is now put in English form, as part of an.

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Title. The Gothic history of Jordanes in English version. Author. Jordanes Cassiodorus Senator ca. Mierow Charles Christopher b. 6th cent. Publisher.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Senator Cassiodorus. Jordanes says that he is sending the universal history which he has just completed iungens ei aliud volumen de origine actusque Getice gentis, quam iam dudum communi amico Castalio ededissem, quatinus diversarum gentium calamitate conperta ab omni erumna liberum te fieri cupias et ad deum convertas, qui est vera libertas.

legens ergo utrosque. The Gothic History Of Jordanes In English Version: With An Introduction And Commentary: Jordanes, Cassiodorus, Senator: : BooksAuthor: Senator Cassiodorus.A crucial source on Gothic history is Getica by the 6th century Gothic historian Jordanes.

Getica claims to be based on an earlier lost work by Cassiodorus, which was accordingly based upon an even earlier work by the Gothic historian Ablabius. Historians dispute the reliability of Getica, and the extent to which Getica it is derived from Gothic oral traditions.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Getica by Jordanes; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Goths, Germanic peoples, Military History, Medieval .