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List of Figures xx List of Tables xx Acknowledgements xx Introduction I (Re-) Reading Bede: An Author and his Audience Bede¿s persona Reputation and commemoration Bede and his audience In Conclusion II The Ecclesiastical History: Bede¿s Purposes and Ours Contemporary Issues: Alternative Agendas Bede and Reform Bede and Wilfrid Bede¿s Agenda: The Preface The Recapitulation In Conclusion III Structure, Organisation and Context Structure Chapterisation Bede¿s Chronicles and the Ecclesiastical History Book III of the Ecclesiastical History Bede on Irish and Scottish Christianity IV Message and Discourse The Divine, Kingship and the Church The Immediate: The Present in the Ecclesiastical History Book V: Agenda and Discourse V From Text to Context: Ceolwulf and the Ecclesiastical History Editions and translations of the works of Bede Bibliography Index
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Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735. Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum.
England -- Church history -- 449-1066.
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.