The Sons of Ham and Shem: The Portrayal of Africa and Asia in Anglo-Saxon England

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The Sons of Ham and Shem: The Portrayal of Africa and Asia in Anglo-Saxon England

Type: Bachelor thesis
Title: The Sons of Ham and Shem: The Portrayal of Africa and Asia in Anglo-Saxon England
Author: Zhao, Alex Xian
Issue Date: 2017-08-31
Keywords: Anglo-Saxon
Portrayal
Africa
Asia
Perception
England
Abstract: The Early Anglo-Saxons did not split Middle-Earth in continents like we divide the earth now. This thesis will attempt to answer the question of how the influx of Christian and Greco-Latin literature influences the representation of Africa and Asia in Anglo-Saxon England.
Supervisor: Porck, M.H.
Faculty: Faculty of Humanities
Department: Engelse Taal en Cultuur (Bachelor)
ECTS Credits: 10
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/51716
 

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