11630Re: [sig] Intro and howdy!
- Nov 24, 2006The offer is appreciated, but I must decline. I'm
afraid I can only pick out bits of Italian, and some
of that I may well get wrong. Reading more than
simple Italian with any comprehension is beyond me!
--- aldo <turanomar@...> wrote:
> Dear Baryshnya Eluned, I have also a shorter article__________________________________________________________
> on the Arrival of the Slavs in the Russian Plain in
> Italian which I may send u if you like. It takes you
> back into the VI-VII century when the Slavs tried to
> settle in the largest marshes of the world: the
> PRIPYAT BASIN (larger than the Everglades), how they
> wnet along the norther borders of these marshes and
> entered finally into Polotsk and Novgorod areas
> where they met with Finns and Balts. Before this
> date nothing is known! I tried to translate it into
> English but the translation was so ridiculous that I
> gave up. I sent it over to Goldschmidt. U may ask
> him or, once again, ask me to send it over to u in
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Tracy Kremer
> To: email@example.com
> Sent: Friday, November 24, 2006 6:50 AM
> Subject: Re: [sig] Intro and howdy!
> Yep, it is as I feared; Italian is _so_ much
> than Spanish (for me). I may be able to use your
> Chronology, but it starts a little later than I
> interested. This is becasue I was planning to
> on the principle that while the center of things
> medieval times was more advanced than in the early
> times, the folks in the country and outlying areas
> would hold to some of the older ways. The earlier
> is usually more practical for basic day-to-day SCA
> activities; the more elaborate, later, garb and
> persona development can come later when my persona
> well started and when I have more time to make the
> elaborate stuff.
> Thank you for the offer of information, milord; I
> regret that I cannot make out italian well enough
> make use of it.
> --- aldo <turanomar@...> wrote:
> > Dear Tracy, I may take you to my pages in
> Italian if
> > you just digit my full name and search me via
> > ALDO C. MARTURANO
> > or I just invite u to visit the pages MEDIOEVO
> > in the site www.mondimedievali.net
> > u will find there a lot of material written in
> > easy way.
> > Ciao
> > Aldo
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Tracy Kremer
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Sent: Friday, November 24, 2006 1:06 AM
> > Subject: Re: [sig] Intro and howdy!
> > Albina;
> > Greetings and welcome! I am a previous
> > of
> > this list who has been mostly silent since I
> > rejoined;
> > I'm in school and working part-time, but I
> > this
> > list and so came back, although with limited
> > I am interested in the Rus too, of late. My
> > greatest
> > interest at present is the really early history,
> > when
> > the area was being settled. Does anyone have a
> > source
> > on this they can recommend, or information
> > like
> > to share?
> > At least if you decide to learn Russian, there
> > will be
> > plenty of options! Even in the part of Atlantia
> > where
> > I live, I have discovered there are more chances
> > to
> > learn Russian than to learn Polish, which was my
> > first
> > choice.
> > Just try to find a tutor in Polish,
> > fer-gosh-sakes, in
> > North Carolina near Charlotte; I got one reply,
> > from
> > someone else who wanted to learn also! For
> > there are precisely two teaching tapes
> > currently; one of which is just about impossible
> > to
> > use if your plan was to learn while you drove.
> > Unfortunately, that is the one I got. The other
> > much more expensive. Given that the eastern
> > european
> > languages are really slippery to the ear for one
> > who
> > grew up with english, spanish, and a smattering
> > french, which are related to each other but not
> > all
> > to the Slavic languages, I suspect the other
> > might be at best difficult to use.
> > do widzenia!
> > Eluned zewnatrz
> > --- Albina Gherardi <dagperez@...> wrote:
> > > Hello all and thank you for letting me become
> > part
> > > of the group. I
> > > am Albina Gherardi, a 12th c Sicilian, who is
> > > comtemplating a move to
> > > Novgorod. I have always been facinated with
> > > things Russian (don't
> > > know why I didn't start out there in the
> > and
> > > just in lurking the
> > > past few days have found tons of info. I hope
> > > learn more, and will
> > > post photos as I get them since 1) I am a
> > > garbaholic, and 2) I am doing
> > > Rus for Atlantian 12th night. Hope to see yall
> > > around!
> > >
> > > Albina
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
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