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Timothy Reuter's Warriors and Churchmen in the High Middle Ages: Essays PDF

By Timothy Reuter

ISBN-10: 1852850639

ISBN-13: 9781852850630

Whereas Karl Leyser was once pre-eminent within the English-speaking international because the historian of medieval Germany, his paintings has elevated our knowing of ecu society as a complete. specifically, he dropped at lifestyles nobles and ecclesiastics, through combining a profound wisdom of the first assets with an imaginitive skill to appreciate explanations and attitudes. Warriors and Churchmen within the excessive heart a while brings jointly essays by means of Karl Leyser's students, lots of them distinct historians of their personal correct, on matters which he himself illuminated.

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137. 26 The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, MS A, ed. Janet M. Bately (Cambridge, 1986), pp. cxlii-cxlvi; The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, MS B, ed. Simon Taylor (Cambridge, 1983), pp. Ixv-lxvi; A Campbell, Old English Grammar (Oxford, 1959), pp. 51-52, 155-56. 23 26 A Context for 'Brunanburh'? the remainder of this essay I shall attempt to show that such a regional origin for 'Brunanburh' can be plausibly argued and, as a corollary, that the poem's composition was neither strictly contemporary with Athelstan nor the product of his immediate court circle.

Shippey remarks of 'Brunanburh', for instance, that 'clearly someone at the West Saxon court thought this composition of panegyric verse a good idea. L. Brooke suggests, 'No doubt the Battle of Brunanburh was recited before Athelstan in his equivalent of Heorot. 6 I shall try to show that, though the text of the poem will bear such an assertion, the West Saxon court is not the most likely milieu for the composition of 'Brunanburh'. Such a study can, quite appropriately, start with the 'Brunanburh' poet's own attempt to provide a context for his subject-matter.

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