GERMAN R5B: Germanic Peoples in the Early Middle Ages

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Starting points

The Library of Congress Subject Heading link for Sagas--History and Criticism provides a great list of relevant sources.

Dictionary of Literary Biography, see especially:

  • Vol. 148: German Writers & Works of the Middle Ages: 800-1170.
  • Vol. 293: Icelandic Writers.
  • Vol. 115: Medieval Philosophers.


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Medieval Primary Sources

  • The Online Medieval and Classical Library
    "A collection of some of the most important literary works of Classical and Medieval civilization [in translation]."
  • The Digital Scriptorium
    "A growing image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research."
Last Update: December 05, 2012 10:15 | Tagged with: German history Middle Ages