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Corpus Christianorum
L. Van Hoof, P. Van Nuffelen
Clavis Historicorum Antiquitatis Posterioris

approx. 700 p., 155 x 245 mm
ISBN: 978-2-503-55295-8
Languages: English, Latin, Greek
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This volume inventorises the whole historiographical production of Late Antiquity.

The Clavis Historicorum Antiquitatis Posterioris, part of the Brepols series of Claves, is an inventory of all attested works of historiography from Late Antiquity (300-800 AD), in any state of preservation. It offers full coverage of works written in Latin, Greek, Syriac, Armenian, Georgian and Coptic, while also including Jewish and Persian works. Containing information on author and work, it provides guidance on authorship, social and religious context, genre, sources, manuscript tradition, and editions and translations. A substantial introduction discusses genres in late ancient historiography, and numerous indices facilitate the use of the Clavis. In this way, the CHAP will be an essential research tool for scholars working on the history of historiography, Late Antiquity and Patristics, and it will facilitate further research on the genre.

Lieve Van Hoof is Research Professor of Ancient History in the Department of History of Ghent University.

Peter Van Nuffelen is Research Professor of Ancient History in the same department.

Series Branch:
Corpus Christianorum
Corpus Christianorum - Claves - Subsidia
Clavis Historicorum Antiquitatis Posterioris
Interest Classification:
Religion (including History of Religion) & Theology
Christian Church : laity & heterodoxy
Heresies, persecutions of heterodoxy, christian denominations & sects
Christian Theology & Theologians
Eastern Fathers
Western Fathers (c. 160-735)
Christian Church : Institutional History
Early Church (pre-Constantine, to c. 312)
Eastern & Orthodox Churches (from c. 312)
Western Church (general)
Judaism
Islam
Medieval & Renaissance History (c.400-1500)
Medieval European history (400-1500) : main subdisciplines
Political & institutional history
Cultural & intellectual history
Religious history
Medieval European history (400-1500) : genres & specific topics
Historiography (historical writings in the period)

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