Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Rodulfus Glaber
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Ralph Glaber, Raoul Glaber

Date of Birth: About 980

Place of Birth: Burgundy

Date of Death: About 1046

Place of Death: Auxerre


Little is know of the life of Rodulfus Glaber beyond what he reveals in his own writings. He was born into a family that may have been of the high nobility in Burgundy in about 980 and spent much of his life moving from one monastery to another. These movements may h…

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Frassetto, Michael , “Rodulfus Glaber”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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