Some Problems in the History of Galla Placidia

@article{Oost1965SomePI,
  title={Some Problems in the History of Galla Placidia},
  author={Stewart Irvin Oost},
  journal={Classical Philology},
  year={1965},
  volume={60},
  pages={1 - 10}
}
J N AN indignant passage Thomas Hodgkin' accuses both the brevity and especially the "occasional prolixity" of the annalists who are our principal sources of information for the history of the fifth century. In the latter case the eminent nineteenthcentury historian is primarily annoyed over the amountof space devoted to ecclesiastical politics. As such, the accusation merely reflects the assumption, now considered naive, that the chroniclers of any age should, had they tended to their proper… Expand
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