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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historiography,
  • Sources,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementNicholas Evans
SeriesStudies in Celtic history -- 27,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA930 .E93 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 289 p. :
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25567430M
ISBN 101843835495
ISBN 109781843835493
OCLC/WorldCa559842235

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Ireland has the most substantial corpus of annalistic chronicles for the early period in western Europe. They are crucial sources for understanding the Gaelic world of Ireland and Scotland, and offer insights into contacts with the wider Christian : Nicholas Evans. The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles. Book Description: Ireland has the most substantial corpus of annalistic chronicles for the early period in western Europe. They are crucial sources for understanding the Gaelic world of Ireland and Scotland, and offer insights into contacts with the wider Christian world. The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles | Nicholas Evans | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles. By Nicholas Evans. Pp. xiii, (2 maps). ISBN: Studies in Celtic History Boydell Press: Woodbridge, £

The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles–By Nicholas Evans. This book analyses the principal Irish chronicles, especially the Annals of Ulster, Annals of Tigernach, and the Chronicum Scotorum, identifying their inter-relationships, the main changes to the texts, and the centres where they were written in the tenth and eleventh centuries - a significant but neglected period. The detailed study enables the author to argue that the chroniclers were in contact . Buy The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles (Studies in Celtic History) First Edition by Nicholas Evans (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). The Chronicle of Ireland is the modern name for a hypothesized collection of ecclesiastical annals recording events in Ireland from to AD. Several surviving annals share events in the same sequence and wording, until when they continue separate narratives. They include the Annals of Inisfallen, the Annals of Ulster, the Chronicon Scotorum, the Annals of Clonmacnoise, the Annals of Tigernach, the Annals of Roscrea, the Annals of Boyle.

Nicholas Evans, The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles. Studies in Celtic History Boydell: Woodbridge, xv+ pp. £60 hardback. ISBN The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles s or later in Armagh, but there is little evidence for them being more than a minor process of later compilation The items for other centres in ‘the North’ are again found throughout the annal, although there is a notable cluster of final item obituary notices (for clerics of Derry. The 'Annals of Ulster', --The characteristics of the 'Annals of Tigernach' and Chronicum Scotorum --The Clonmacnoise group and its relationship with the 'Chronicle of Ireland' --Shared items in the 'Annals of Ulster" and the Clonmacnoise group, A. D. --The restructuring of the past in the 'Chronicles of Ireland' --The. Book Review: Nicholas Evans: The Present and the Past in Medieval Irish Chronicles. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press.