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The Barbarian Conversion

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The Barbarian Conversion

From Paganism to Christianity

By Richard Fletcher

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

Publication Date: November 1, 1999

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Description
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 is Professor of History at the University of York. Among his books are Moorish Spain (California, 1992) and The Quest for El Cid (1989) which won the Los Angeles Times History Book Award and the Wolfson Literary Award for History.
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