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Resources on the life and work of Cassiodorus, including full text of James J. O’Donnell’s Cassiodorus (UC-Berkeley, 1979), as well as Cassiodorus’ De anima, Institutiones books 1 and 2, and Variae. Also included are the Instituta of Junillus, Quaestor at Constantinople and Cassiodorus’ contemporary, and Jordanes’ Getica, an abridged version of Cassiodorus’ lost Gothic History.
* National History Day Selected Resource *
Modern Language: English
Language of Modern Translation: English
Medieval content details:
Dates: 500 - 600
Original Language: Latin
English translations of Junillus' Instituta and Jordanes' Getica. Cassiodorus' texts are in Latin only.