Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Iordanes
(325 words)

6th cent. AD; Roman historiographer.

Works

History of the Goths, and a Roman History.

Manuscripts

More than 45 manuscripts were used for the modern editions.

Works

Latin Title

English Title

Dating

Brief Description

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De origine actibusque Getarum (Get.)

On the Origin and the Deeds of the Getae (Goths)/Getica

551

History of the Goths …

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Backer, Keno, “Iordanes”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 20 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0120>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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