The Barbarian Conversion

The Barbarian Conversion

From Paganism to Christianity

By Richard A. Fletcher; R. A. Fletcher

University of California Press, Paperback, 9780520218598, 562pp.

Publication Date: November 1999

In a work of splendid scholarship that reflects both a firm mastery of difficult sources and a keen intuition, one of Britain's foremost medievalists tells the story of the Christianization of Europe. 36 illustrations. 10 maps.

About the Author
Richard Fletcher recently retired from the University of York where he was Professor of History. He is the author seven previous books, among them The Quest for El Cid which won the Wolfson Literary Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Award for History.