The Goths in the Fourth Century

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Liverpool University Press, 1991 - History - 210 pages
This volume brings together many important historical texts, the majority of them (speeches of Themistius, the Passion of St Saba, and evidence relating to the life and work of Ulfila) not previously available in English translation.

"...a compact and exciting do-it-yourself kit for the student of Gothic history... outstanding."—Bryn Mawr Classical Review
 

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Contents

Fourth Century
10
The Sintana de MuresCernjachov Culture
47
Martyrs and Martyrologies
96
The Life and Work of Ulfila
124
The Gothic Bible
145
Selections from the Gothic Bible
163
Bibliography
186
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Peter Heather is Professor of Medieval History at King's College London.

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