Bede, rhetoric, and the creation of Christian Latin culture
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Published by [St. Paul"s Church] in [Jarrow] .
Written in English


  • Bede, -- the Venerable, Saint, -- 673-735 -- Contributions in Biblical criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Church history -- 7th century.,
  • Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibiliographical references.

Statementby Roger Ray.
SeriesJarrow lecture -- 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. ;
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18322744M

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