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From Roman to Merovingian Gaul : a reader /

edited and translated by Alexander Callander Murray.

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Names: Murray, Alexander C.,
Published: North York, Ontario ; Tonawanda, NY : University of Toronto Press, [2008]
Series: Readings in medieval civilizations and cultures ; 5.
Topics: Romans - France - Sources. | Merovingians - France - Sources. | HISTORY / Europe / France.
Regions: Gaul - History - 58 B.C.-511 A.D. - Sources. | France - History - To 987 - Sources. | Europe - Gaul. | France.
Genres: Electronic books. | History. | Sources.
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The early Franks -- Orosius on empire, barbarians, and usurpers in the late fourth and fifth centuries -- Three Gallic courtiers and poets: thoughts on life, love, and patriotism -- The antique chronicle tradition in the fifth and sixth centuries -- Salvian of Marseilles on God's judgment -- Priscus of Panium on Attila the Hun -- Fragments and scraps of fifth-century history -- The world of Sidonius Apollinaris: from Roman to Visigothic Gaul -- Clovis, king of the Franks, A. 481/2-511 -- The histories of Gregory of Tours: the Frankish kingdom, a. 511-90 -- The world of Gregory of Tours -- Fredegar of Frankish history, a. 584-642 -- Kings and mayors: the anonymous History of the Franks (LHF) and the Frankish kingdom, a. 639-727 -- Sanctity and politics in the times of Balthild and her sons -- Frankish law -- History, legend, and romance -- Epilogues and postscripts: from Charles Martel to the end of Merovingian kingship.

Table of Contents for: From Roman to Merovingian Gaul : a reade