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The World of Bede

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Originally published in 1970 and out of print for many years, this reissue renders a minor classic of historical writing accessible again. Bede (d. 735) was the first English historian and one of the greatest scholars of the Middle Ages.
Paperback, 356 pages
Published October 25th 1990 by Cambridge University Press (first published March 28th 1971)
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Highly recommended for anyone wishing to get an overview of Bede and his life.
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This is a bit of a dry read but very good for anyone who wants to know more about The Venerable Bede and why he was important for Anglo-Saxon England.
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