Translated Texts for Historians E-library: 60+ ancient texts in history, religion and literature translated for the first time
|June 30, 2016||Posted by Lanah Koelle under Uncategorized||
Our friends at the University of Liverpool have shared information about a wonderful resource:
The renowned Translated Texts for Historians E-Library makes available historical sources from A.D. 300–800 translated into English, in many cases for the first time. This indispensable collection contains 64 volumes from the series that bring together a wealth of important early medieval texts in translation, with scholarship from leading academics.
- Wide-ranging: The texts have been translated into English from Greek, Latin, Syriac, Coptic, Arabic, Georgian, Armenian and Old Irish. The geographic range covers Syria, Arabia, Armenia, Georgia and Egypt in the East; North Africa; major cities of the Roman Empire (Antioch, Alexandria and Constantinople); and Spain, Gaul, Italy, Britain and Ireland in the West.
- Comprehensive: 64-volume digital library with over 14,500 pages of translated historical sources, from the political letters and speeches of Ambrose of Milan to Zachariah of Mytilene’s Chronicle.
- Variety of texts: Types of writing include histories, chronicles, letters, annals, formularies, compendia, political speeches, military and theological handbooks, poems, documentary sources, records of church councils, biblical and theological commentaries, sermons, church histories, Christian treatises, Christian and pagan panegyric and polemic, neoplatonic texts, lives of saints, bishops and popes.
Browse all 64 volumes in the e-library at www.online.liverpooluniversitypress.co.uk/series/tthe.
If you have any questions or would like to order the TTH E-library please contact Jennie Collinson, Head of Sales at email@example.com.
Try before you buy
We offer institutions 30-day free trials of the Translated Texts for Historians E-library so you can try before you buy.
One-off purchase: £1617 / US$2457
The TTH E-Library is available for one-off purchase with online access to all content in perpetuity.