Guillelmi

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William Of Poitiers - Gesta Guillelmi
... William of Poitiers wrote the Gesta Guillelmi some time after 1066 ... The Gesta Guillelmi is the earliest extended biography of any Duke of Normandy, and is an invaluable source for the Battle of Hastings in 1066 ... William of Poiters was well-placed to write the Gesta Guillelmi, being both trained as a military knight and serving as a chaplain within Duke William's household ...
William Of Poitiers - Critiques of The Gesta Guillelmi
... He mentions in the Gesta Guillelmi that the duty of a historian is to remain within the ‘bounds of the truth.’ but he failed to obey this rule ... She summarises Gesta Guillelmi as ‘biased, unreliable account of events, and unrealistic portraits of the two principle protagonists.’ Moreover, Orderic Vitalis ... However, the Gesta Guillelmi cannot be dismissed most of the panegyrical passages are easy to isolate, and there is a lot of material that William of ...