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  • The Visigoths in the Time of Ulfila
  • Edward Arthur Thompson
  • English
  • 18 April 2019
  • 9780715637005

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    A fantastic book not the least for the writing style Very engaging especially considering the time period he's writing about Other historians have talked about the pre chronicle history of the people they're writing about an

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The Visigoths in the Time of Ulfila

Istianity among the Goths EA Thompson first described the background to the Visigoths' conversion from paganism discussing their material culture relations with the Roman Empire social organization and religion He went on to detail the conversion and its aftermath and to assess Ulfila's achiev.

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Ement in the earliest history of Christianity among the Germanic people This second edition includes a new Foreword with additional bibliography by Michael Kulikowski University of Tenessee and an additional Appendix 'The Life of St Saba' translated and annotated by John Matthews Yale Universi.

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Ulfila was a fourth century Christian bishop and missionary who first brought Christianity to the Goths He is credited with having created the Gothic alphabet and he wrote the earliest translation of the Bible into a Germanic language In this classic and still valuable short study of early Chr.

About the Author: Edward Arthur Thompson

Edward Arthur Thompson 22 May 1914 – 1 January 1994 was a British classicist medievalist and professor at the University of Nottingham from 1948 to 1979 He wrote from a Marxist perspective and argued that the Visigoths were settled in Auitaine to counter the internal threat of the peasant bagaudae Thompson's work remains the most substantial study of the Goths in SpainThompson was born on