The New Cambridge Medieval History: Volume 3, C.900-c.1024

Front Cover
Cambridge University Press, 1995 - History - 891 pages
Introduction : reading the tenth century / Timothy Reuter -- Rural economy and country life / Robert Fossier -- Merchants, markets and towns / Peter Johanek -- Rulers and government / Janet L. Nelson -- The church / Rosamond McKitterick -- Monasticism : the first wave of reform / Joachim Wollasch -- Intellectual life / Claudio Leonardi -- Artists and patrons / Henry Mayr-Harting -- The Ottonians as kings and emperors / Eckhard Müller-Mertens -- Saxony and the Elbe Slavs in the tenth century / Gerd Althoff -- Bavaria in the tenth and early eleventh centuries / Herwig Wolfram -- Lotharingia / Michel Parisse -- Burgundy and Provence, 879-1014 / Constance Brittain Bouchard -- The kingdom of Italy / Giuseppe Sergi -- West Francia : the kingdom / Jean Dunbabin -- West Francia : the northern principalities / David Bates -- Western Francia : the southern principalities / Michel Zimmerman -- England, c. 900-1016 / Simon Keynes --European Russia, c. 500-c.1050 / Thomas S. Noonan -- Bohemia and Poland : two examples of successful Slavonic state-formation / Jerzy Strzelczyk -- Hungary / Kornél Bakay -- Byzantium in equilibrium, 886-944 ; Bulgaria : the other Balkan 'empire' ; Byzantium expanding, 944-1025 ; Byzantium and the West / Jonathan Shepard -- Southern Italy in the tenth century / G.A. Loud -- Sicily and al-Andalus under Muslim rule / Hugh Kennedy -- The Spanish kingdoms / Roger Collins.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction reading the teenth century
1
Rural economy and country life
27
Merchants markets and towns
64
Rulers and government
95
The Church
130
Monasticism the first wave of reform
163
Intellectual life
186
Artists and patrons
212
England c9001016
454
European Russia c500c1050
485
Bohemia and Poland two examples of successful Slavonie stateformation
512
Hungary
534
Byzantium in equilibrium 886944
551
Bulgaria the other Balkan empire
565
Byzantium expanding 9441025
584
Byzantium and the West
603

The Ottonians as kings and emperors
231
Saxony and the Elbe Slavs in the tenth century
265
Bavaria in the tenth and early eleventh centuries
291
Lotharingia
308
Burgundy and Provence 8791032
326
The kingdom of Italy
344
West Francia the Kingdom
370
West Francia the northern principalities
396
Western Francia the southern principalities
418
Southern Italy in the tenth century
622
Sicily and alAndalus under Muslim rule
644
The Spanish kingdoms
668
ruler and genealogical tables
690
List of primary sources
716
Bibliography of secondary works arranged by chapter
734
Index
810
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 786 - Political and monastic structures in France at the end of the tenth and the beginning of the eleventh century', reprinted and translated by [FL] Cheyette, Lordship and Community [in Medieval Europe] (New York 1968) pp 1oo-27; J.
Page 766 - BISCHOFF, Literarisches und künstlerisches Leben in St. Emmeram (Regensburg) während des frühen und hohen Mittelalters, in: Studien und Mitteilungen zur Geschichte des Benediktiner-Ordens und seiner Zweige 51 (1933), S.
Page 746 - Cités ou citadelles ? Les enceintes romaines du Bas-Empire, d'aprčs l'exemple de Paris, dans la Revue des études anciennes, t.

Bibliographic information