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Thomas of Celano's Life of St Francis
Social History; Religious History; History of Christianity
Thomas of Celano wrote the first account of the life of St Francis of Assisi, just three years after Francis’s death. Francis founded the Franciscan order, which went on to become a major force in European life, culture, and politics.
"Thomas of Celano's Life of St Francis" (1229). All OER History Primary Sources. 61.