A HISTORY OF THE ALANS IN THE WEST From Their First Appearance in the Sources of Classical Antiquity through the Early Middle Ages

By: Bachrach, Bernard S.

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Dustjacket has edgewear with chipping and a couple of small tears. ; Minnesota Monographs in the Humanities; 1 x 1 x 1 Inches; 161 pages; The Alans, a nomadic people from the steppe lands of south Russia, were among the many invaders of the Roman empire who helped to bring about its fall. They were not Germans -- they were Indo-Iranians. Bachrach discusses the social and religious institutions of the Alans and especially their military customs.

Title: A HISTORY OF THE ALANS IN THE WEST From Their First Appearance in the Sources of Classical Antiquity through the Early Middle Ages

Author Name: Bachrach, Bernard S.

Categories: Medieval History, Late Antiquity, Roman History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press: 1973

ISBN Number: 0816606781

ISBN Number 13: 9780816606788

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 5965

Keywords: Mediaeval Classical Greek & Roman Roman History Medieval Middle Ages Roman Empire Indo-european Iranian Indology