Reading Your Way Through History

May 9, 2006

6th Century AD

Filed under: F 6th Century — Alicia @ 8:26 pm

Beowulf the Warrior trans. by Ian Serralier (500s)

The Man Who Loved Books by Jean Fritz. (St. Columba)
The Holy Twins: Benedict and Scholastica by Kathleen Norris (480-547 AD)
Saint Benedict: Hero of the Hills by Mary Fabyan Windeatt
Citadel of God: A Novel about Saint Benedict by Louis de Wohl
Brendan the Navigator by Jean Fritz (486-578 AD)

Saint Brendan the Navigator, CHS 21-23
Saint Ciaran of Clonmacnoise, CHS 15-17
Saint Finian of Clonard, CHS 43-46
Pope Vigilius, PF 148-151 (537-555 AD)
Saint Kevin of Glendalough, CHS 65-67
Saint Colmcille, CHS 37-41
Saint Comgall of Bangor, CHS 69-72
Saint Columbanus of Bobbio, CHS 33-35
Fingal's Quest by Madeleine Polland (St. Columbanus d. 615)
St. Gregory the Great, PF 152-157 (604 AD)
Augustine Came to Kent by Barbara Willard (d. 605)


Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey (construction 532-537)


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