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The French of OutremerCommunities and Communications in the Crusading Mediterranean$
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Laura Morreale and Nicholas L. Paul

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780823278169

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.5422/fordham/9780823278169.001.0001

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The French of Outremer Beyond the Holy Land

The French of Outremer Beyond the Holy Land

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(p.221) The French of Outremer Beyond the Holy Land
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The French of Outremer
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Fabio Zinelli

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Fordham University Press
DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823278169.003.0011

Italy, so often the point of transit between Latin West and Latin East, also played a critical role as cultural mediator. The scripta of Outremer French, in texts written in Italy both before and after 1291, reveals how Italian communities participated in this exchange. More than just a scribal habit or foreign accent, Outremer French instead had clear political connotations for the Italian writers and copyists who invoked it in their texts.

Keywords:   history of medieval French, medieval French linguistics, medieval Italy history

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