Berto - Publication

Berto - Publication

Berto Publishes New Study of Important Medieval Venetian Chronicle


bertoAssociate Professor Luigi Andrea Berto’s book, The Political and Social Vocabulary of John the Deacon’s ‘Istoria Veneticorum’, was recently published by Brepols Publishing. Part of the Cursor Mundi bertobookpublication series on inter- and multidisciplinary studies of the medieval and early modern world, Professor Berto’s volume focuses on the political and social vocabulary of the Istoria Veneticorum, a chronicle attributed to John the Deacon, chaplain and ambassador of the Venetian Duke Pietro Orseolo II (991-1008).  The chronicle is essential for understanding medieval Venetian history, and Professor Berto’s book provides the reader with new and important insights into this crucial work.

 

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