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The Resource Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul, Raymond Van Dam

Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul, Raymond Van Dam

Label
Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul
Title
Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul
Statement of responsibility
Raymond Van Dam
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Saints' cults, with their focus on miraculous healings and pilgrimages, were not only a distinctive feature of Christian religion in fifth-and sixth-century Gaul but also a vital force in political and social life. Here Raymond Van Dam uses accounts of miracles performed by SS. Martin, Julian, and Hilary to provide a vivid and comprehensive depiction of some of the most influential saints' cults. Viewed within the context of ongoing tensions between paganism and Christianity and between Frankish kings and bishops, these cults tell much about the struggle for authority, the forming of communit
Member of
Cataloging source
TFW
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Van Dam, Raymond
Dewey number
270.092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BX4659.F8
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
BX4659.F8
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • approximately 540-approximately 600
  • 538-594
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fortunatus, Venantius Honorius Clementianus
  • Gregory
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  • Christian saints
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Christian saints
  • France
  • France
Label
Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul, Raymond Van Dam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen as viewed on October 19, 2004
  • Includes English translations of selections from Fortunatus and Gregory of Tours
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cult of St. Julian
  • Ch. 2
  • Gregory of Tours and His Patron Saints
  • 1.
  • Becoming a Bishop
  • 2.
  • Being a Bishop
  • Ch. 3
  • Bodily Miracles
  • 1.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Body and Community
  • 2.
  • Body and Power
  • 3.
  • Body and Theology
  • Ch. 4
  • Pilgrimages and Miracle Stories
  • 1.
  • Pilgrimages to Tours
  • 2.
  • Ch. 1
  • "The Place Where His Body Is Now Honored"
  • 3.
  • Pilgrimages from Tours
  • 4.
  • Gregory's Vow
  • Miracles of St. Hilary (= VH)
  • Fortunatus
  • Suffering and Miracles of the Martyr St. Julian (= VJ)
  • Gregory of Tours
  • Appendix 1: The Suffering of the Martyr St. Julian (= Passio)
  • Different Saints, Different Cults
  • Miracles of the Bishop St. Martin (= VM 1-4)
  • Gregory of Tours
  • Appendix 2: A Sermon in Praise of St. Martin (= Sermo)
  • Appendix 3: Inscriptions from the Martinellus
  • 1.
  • Cult of St. Martin
  • 2.
  • Cult of St. Hilary
  • 3.
Control code
811410434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 349 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821143
Lccn
92040285
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811410434
Label
Saints and their miracles in late antique Gaul, Raymond Van Dam
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen as viewed on October 19, 2004
  • Includes English translations of selections from Fortunatus and Gregory of Tours
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-334) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cult of St. Julian
  • Ch. 2
  • Gregory of Tours and His Patron Saints
  • 1.
  • Becoming a Bishop
  • 2.
  • Being a Bishop
  • Ch. 3
  • Bodily Miracles
  • 1.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Body and Community
  • 2.
  • Body and Power
  • 3.
  • Body and Theology
  • Ch. 4
  • Pilgrimages and Miracle Stories
  • 1.
  • Pilgrimages to Tours
  • 2.
  • Ch. 1
  • "The Place Where His Body Is Now Honored"
  • 3.
  • Pilgrimages from Tours
  • 4.
  • Gregory's Vow
  • Miracles of St. Hilary (= VH)
  • Fortunatus
  • Suffering and Miracles of the Martyr St. Julian (= VJ)
  • Gregory of Tours
  • Appendix 1: The Suffering of the Martyr St. Julian (= Passio)
  • Different Saints, Different Cults
  • Miracles of the Bishop St. Martin (= VM 1-4)
  • Gregory of Tours
  • Appendix 2: A Sermon in Praise of St. Martin (= Sermo)
  • Appendix 3: Inscriptions from the Martinellus
  • 1.
  • Cult of St. Martin
  • 2.
  • Cult of St. Hilary
  • 3.
Control code
811410434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 349 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821143
Lccn
92040285
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811410434

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