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The Resource Geoffrey of Monmouth, Karen Jankulak

Geoffrey of Monmouth, Karen Jankulak

Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth
Title
Geoffrey of Monmouth
Statement of responsibility
Karen Jankulak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anyone interested in Arthurian Studies will know of the central role played by Geoffrey of Monmouth in the development and spread of the Arthurian legend from Britain to medieval Europe. But Geoffrey's material, both his History of the Kings of Britain and his Life of Merlin, went far beyond Arthur and his deeds: it presented, for the first time, a coherent and proud account of Britain's early history, from its foundation to its eclipse at the hands of the Anglo-Saxons. The extent to which the enigmatic Geoffrey, at once an astonishingly diligent researcher and a shameless inventor of fact, tr
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jankulak, Karen
Dewey number
936.2007202
Index
index present
LC call number
DA140.G49
LC item number
J26 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Writers of Wales
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geoffrey
  • Historians
  • Great Britain
  • Geoffrey
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Historians
  • Historiography
  • Great Britain
  • Wales
  • Great Britain
  • Regions & Countries - Europe
  • History & Archaeology
Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth, Karen Jankulak
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Geoffrey of Monmouth and his Work; Historia Regum Britanniae and its Sources; Geoffrey's Models: Thinking about History in MedievalWales and Ireland; Geoffrey's Welsh Inheritance: the Red Dragon and thePromise of Sovereignty; Britain and Rome; Magnus Maximus and the Colonization of Brittany; The Arthurian Section of Historia Regum Britanniae; Merlin, Prophetiae Merlini and Vita Merlini; Welsh Tradition and Geoffrey's Legacy; Conclusion; Select Bibliography
Control code
667274391
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780708323144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1234/b10247
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 3-089-9780708323144
  • dac65fc2-89ec-48e5-a8be-987d4b2227b3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667274391
Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth, Karen Jankulak
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Geoffrey of Monmouth and his Work; Historia Regum Britanniae and its Sources; Geoffrey's Models: Thinking about History in MedievalWales and Ireland; Geoffrey's Welsh Inheritance: the Red Dragon and thePromise of Sovereignty; Britain and Rome; Magnus Maximus and the Colonization of Brittany; The Arthurian Section of Historia Regum Britanniae; Merlin, Prophetiae Merlini and Vita Merlini; Welsh Tradition and Geoffrey's Legacy; Conclusion; Select Bibliography
Control code
667274391
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780708323144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1234/b10247
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 3-089-9780708323144
  • dac65fc2-89ec-48e5-a8be-987d4b2227b3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667274391

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