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Author Neville, Leonora Alice, 1970- author.
Title Anna Komnene : the life and work of a medieval historian / Leonora Neville.
Cover Title Anna Komnene : the life & work of a medieval historian
Publisher New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2016]
Copyright date ©2016


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Descript ix, 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Contents Part I. A good historian and a good woman -- Why didn't Greek women write history? -- Qualified, and modest about it -- Unbiased historian & devoted daughter -- Crying like a woman and writing like a man -- Gathering research without leaving the house -- Part II. A power-hungry conspirator? -- Death-bed dramas -- Celebrating an odd bird -- A room of one's own -- Ambition & brotherly love -- The "fury of a Medea".
ISBN 9780190498177
019049817X
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Author Neville, Leonora Alice, 1970- author.
Series Onassis series in Hellenic culture
Onassis series in Hellenic culture.
Subject Comnena, Anna, 1083-
Princesses -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Historians -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Byzantine Empire -- History -- Alexius I Comnenus, 1081-1118.
Cover Title Anna Komnene : the life & work of a medieval historian
Descript ix, 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Content text txt
Media unmediated n
Carrier volume nc
Contents Part I. A good historian and a good woman -- Why didn't Greek women write history? -- Qualified, and modest about it -- Unbiased historian & devoted daughter -- Crying like a woman and writing like a man -- Gathering research without leaving the house -- Part II. A power-hungry conspirator? -- Death-bed dramas -- Celebrating an odd bird -- A room of one's own -- Ambition & brotherly love -- The "fury of a Medea".
ISBN 9780190498177
019049817X
Author Neville, Leonora Alice, 1970- author.
Series Onassis series in Hellenic culture
Onassis series in Hellenic culture.
Subject Comnena, Anna, 1083-
Princesses -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Historians -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Byzantine Empire -- History -- Alexius I Comnenus, 1081-1118.
Cover Title Anna Komnene : the life & work of a medieval historian
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL 4th Floor  DF605.3 .N48 2016  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE
 BJL 4th Floor  DF605.3 .N48 2016  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE
 BJL 4th Floor  DF605.3 .N48 2016  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Comnena, Anna, 1083-
Princesses -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Historians -- Byzantine Empire -- Biography.
Byzantine Empire -- History -- Alexius I Comnenus, 1081-1118.
Descript ix, 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Content text txt
Media unmediated n
Carrier volume nc
Contents Part I. A good historian and a good woman -- Why didn't Greek women write history? -- Qualified, and modest about it -- Unbiased historian & devoted daughter -- Crying like a woman and writing like a man -- Gathering research without leaving the house -- Part II. A power-hungry conspirator? -- Death-bed dramas -- Celebrating an odd bird -- A room of one's own -- Ambition & brotherly love -- The "fury of a Medea".
ISBN 9780190498177
019049817X

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