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Cologne
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I. Post -Antiquity Era (CT)

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A. History (CT)

Roman rule in Cologne (C.) ended in the middle of the 5th cent. In any case, in 459 C. was in the hands of the Franks. Written sources prove that the transition took place without a great deal of destruction (Amm.15,8; 16,2-3; Salv.gub.6,39; Epistolae 1,5-6). Archaeological …

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Gechter, Marianne (Cologne), Schütte, Sven (Cologne) and Kreikenbom, Detlev (Mainz RWG), “Cologne”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 31 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1409620>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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