Name

Venerable Bede

Career

Arts/Writing

Occupation 1

chronicler

Occupation 2

cleric

Region

Europe

Era

Ancient/Medieval (to 1350)

Born

672

Died

735

Text

Major treatise, The Ecclesiastical History of the English People (731); also wrote about his observations of tides on Northumrian coasts, which he linked to a 19-year lunar cycle.

Timeline

750

Related Images

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Image Id: 303

Related Glossary

Tide

Record ID: 13