The Resource Marcus Aurelius' rain miracle and the Marcomannic wars, by Péter Kovács

Marcus Aurelius' rain miracle and the Marcomannic wars, by Péter Kovács

Label
Marcus Aurelius' rain miracle and the Marcomannic wars
Title
Marcus Aurelius' rain miracle and the Marcomannic wars
Statement of responsibility
by Péter Kovács
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The rain and lightning miracles are the best-known events of Marcus Aurelius' northern wars. Several pagan and Christian versions existed in Antiquity. The author studies and publishes the sources and the development of the legend from Antiquity to the 14th century
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
937/.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG297
LC item number
.K68 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Mnemosyne. Supplements,
  • History and archaeology of classical antiquity
Series volume
v. 308.
Label
Marcus Aurelius' rain miracle and the Marcomannic wars, by Péter Kovács
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-288) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1. The rain miracle -- Chapter 2. Research history of the rain miracle -- Chapter 3. Sources for the rain miracle -- Chapter 4. The rain miracle in medieval Latin and Byzantine sources -- Chapter 5. Coins and the rain miracle -- Chapter 6. The forged letter attributed to Marcus Aurelius -- Chapter 7. Julian Theurgistes and the rain miracle -- Chapter 8. The lightning and rain miracles -- Chapter 9. The Column of Marcus Aurelius -- Chapter 10. The scenes on the Column of Marcus Aurelius -- Chapter 11. Marcomannic-Quadian assault on Italy -- Chapter 12. Pannonia and the Marcomannic wars -- Chapter 13. The dating of the scenes on the Column of Marcus Aurelius
Control code
ocn593229469
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047443261
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004166394.i-302
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
239835
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35892511
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593229469
  • pebcs9047443268
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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