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date: 11 August 2022

historiography, Greek and Latin 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Author(s):
Peter van NuffelenPeter van Nuffelen

Continuity and innovation mark Late Antique historiography, as well as some apparent ends. Whilst conditioned by social changes, these developments took different forms in individual (sub)genres and various languages. Three main genres can be distinguished: classicizing historiography, ecclesiastical historiography, and chronicles.... ...

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