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Gildas

Author of On the ruin of Britain

Includes the names: St. Gildas, Gildas Sapiens

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St. Gildas (c. 500–570), also known as "Gildas the Wise", or Gildas Sapiens, was a 6th-century British monk, best known for his scathing religious polemic De Excidio et Conquestu Britanniae, which recounts the history of the Britons before and during the coming of the Saxons.
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