Willelmus Malmesbiriensis Date of Birth: End of 11th century Place of Birth: Probably Wiltshire Date of Death: 1143 or after Place of Death: Malmesbury
Almost all we know of William is gleaned from his own works. Born of mixed parentage (Norman and Anglo-Saxon), as a child or teenager William entered the abbey of Malmesbury, Wiltshire, where he was to remain a monk for the rest of his life. No…
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“William of Malmesbury”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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