Nuns as Historians in Early Modern Germany

  title={Nuns as Historians in Early Modern Germany},
  author={Charlotte Woodford},
List of abbrievations 1. Reading and writing in early modern German convents 2. The function of early modern historiography written by nuns 3. Caritas Pirckheimer's Denkwurdigkeiten in the context of convent historiography 4. From history to autobiography: two accounts of the Thirty Years' War 5. Historiography during the Thirty Years' War: The writings of Juliana Ernst and Elisabeth Herold Conclusion Appendix Bibliography Index