The Limits of Obligation and Friendship: Hrothgar, Beowulf, and the “Germanic” Ideal

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInterrogating the ‘Germanic'
Subtitle of host publicationA Category and its Use in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages
Editors Matthias Friedrich, James M. Harland
PublisherDe Gruyter
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-11-070162-3 , 978-3-11-070173-9 , 9783110701623 , 9783110701739
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-069976-0, 9783110699760
Publication statusPublished - 2021

Publication series

NameErgänzungsbände zum Reallexikon der Germanischen Altertumskunde
PublisherDe Gruyter


  • Historiography
  • late antique ethnicity
  • nationalism
  • race studies

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