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Historical residues in the Old Irish legends of Queen Medb an expanded interpretation of the Ulster cycle /

Medb of Connacht, a central female character of medieval Ireland's Ulster Cycle is read traditionally as an example of a misogynistic, patriarchal Christian campaign to suppress and silence women in early Ireland, or as symbolic of a primordial, mythic pre-Christian goddess, exempt from patriar...

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Main Author: Dominguez, Diana V.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ℗♭2010.
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