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Heroic identity in the world of Beowulf (Record no. 341532)

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001 - CONTROL NUMBER
control field ocn568225156
003 - CONTROL NUMBER IDENTIFIER
control field OCoLC
005 - DATE AND TIME OF LATEST TRANSACTION
control field 20140120113117.0
006 - FIXED-LENGTH DATA ELEMENTS--ADDITIONAL MATERIAL CHARACTERISTICS--GENERAL INFORMATION
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007 - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION FIXED FIELD--GENERAL INFORMATION
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040 ## - CATALOGING SOURCE
Original cataloging agency
Language of cataloging eng
Transcribing agency N$T
Modifying agency EBLCP
-- IDEBK
-- OCLCQ
-- MHW
-- OCLCQ
-- UIU
019 ## -
-- 706137898
020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9789047425021 (electronic bk.)
020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9047425022 (electronic bk.)
024 7# - OTHER STANDARD IDENTIFIER
Standard number or code 10.1163/ej.9789004171701.i-420
Source of number or code doi
035 ## - SYSTEM CONTROL NUMBER
System control number (OCoLC)568225156
Canceled/invalid control number (OCoLC)706137898
050 #4 - LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CALL NUMBER
Classification number PR1585
Item number .G93 2009eb
072 #7 - SUBJECT CATEGORY CODE
Subject category code LIT
Subject category code subdivision 004120
Source bisacsh
082 04 - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 829/.3
Edition number 22
049 ## - LOCAL HOLDINGS (OCLC)
Holding library ISIA
100 1# - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Gwara, Scott,
Dates associated with a name 1962-
245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Heroic identity in the world of Beowulf
Medium [electronic resource] /
Statement of responsibility, etc by Scott Gwara.
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Leiden ;
-- Boston :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Brill,
Date of publication, distribution, etc 2009.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent 1 online resource (xi, 419 p.)
490 1# - SERIES STATEMENT
Series statement Medieval and Renaissance authors and texts,
International Standard Serial Number 0925-7683 ;
Volume number/sequential designation v. 2
504 ## - BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-396) and indexes.
505 0# - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note A contested Beowulf -- The wisdom context of the Sigemund-Heremond and Hunfer� digressions -- The foreign Beowulf and the "Fight at Finnsburh" -- The rhetoric of Oferhygd in Hro�gar's "sermon" -- Beowulf's dragon fight and the appraisal of Oferhygd -- King Beowulf and Ealdormonn Byrhtno�.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc In exploring the identities of foreign fighters seeking glory abroad, this revisionist book challenges the traditional view of Beowulf as a 'hero', who emphasizes the obligations attending excellence and the temptation of power, both personal and civic.
588 ## -
-- Description based on print version record.
630 00 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--UNIFORM TITLE
Uniform title Beowulf.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Heroic virtue in literature.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Epic poetry, English (Old)
General subdivision History and criticism.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Heroes in literature.
650 #7 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element LITERARY CRITICISM
General subdivision European
-- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Source of heading or term bisacsh
655 #4 - INDEX TERM--GENRE/FORM
Genre/form data or focus term Electronic books.
776 08 - ADDITIONAL PHYSICAL FORM ENTRY
Display text Print version:
Main entry heading Gwara, Scott, 1962-
Title Heroic identity in the world of Beowulf.
Place, publisher, and date of publication Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
International Standard Book Number 9789004171701
Record control number (DLC) 2008040583
-- (OCoLC)253638564
830 #0 - SERIES ADDED ENTRY--UNIFORM TITLE
Uniform title Medieval and Renaissance authors and texts ;
Volume number/sequential designation v. 2.
856 40 - ELECTRONIC LOCATION AND ACCESS
Materials specified EBSCOhost
Uniform Resource Identifier <a href="http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=308258">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=308258</a>
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-- EBL - Ebook Library
-- EBLB
-- EBL468117
938 ## -
-- EBSCOhost
-- EBSC
-- 308258
942 ## - ADDED ENTRY ELEMENTS (KOHA)
Koha item type E-BOOKS
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-- 92
-- INISI

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