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Author Evans, Nicholas, 1977-

Title The present and the past in medieval Irish chronicles / Nicholas Evans
Published Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 289 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in Celtic history, 0261-9865 ; 27
Studies in Celtic history ; 27
Contents FRONTCOVER; CONTENTS; MAPS, FIGURES AND TABLES; PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; NOTES ON ANNALS AND NAMES; INTRODUCTION; 1 The 'Annals of Ulster', 912-1100; 2 The characteristics of the 'Annals of Tigernach' and Chronicum Scotorum; 3 The Clonmacnoise group 912-1100 and its relationship with the 'Chronicle of Ireland'; 4 Shared items in the 'Annals of Ulster' and the Clonmacnoise group, A.D. 912-1100; 5 The restructuring of the past in the 'Chronicle of Ireland'; 6 The chronology of the 'Chronicle of Ireland', 431-730; 7 The original chronology of the Irish chronicles, ca 550-730
Summary A new analysis of a vital source for the history of Ireland and Scotland in the middle ages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-260) and indexes
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Subject Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Historiography.
Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Sources.
Scotland -- History -- To 1057 -- Historiography.
Scotland -- History -- To 1057 -- Sources.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1846158133 (electronic bk.)
9781846158131 (electronic bk.)