Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 December 2020

480 Pages | 5 black and white maps

8 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789628104

Bookseller Code (06)

Jordanes: Romana and Getica

Peter Van Nuffelen and Lieve Van Hoof

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Historians LUP

  • The first English translation in a century of the Getica, a unique source on Gothic history
  • The first modern translation of the Romana, a crucial source for the history of the fifth and sixth century
  • Extensive introduction that offers guidance to scholarship
  • Locates Jordanes in the context of Late Antique society, culture and historiography
  • Detailed notes that guide the reader through fascinating yet complex texts