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Early Middle Ages The Birth of Europe

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ISBN-10: 1403942080

ISBN-13: 9781403942081

Edition: 2007

Authors: Lynette Olson

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Written in an easy-to-follow century-by-century format, this title offers an exploration of the original formation of Europe - from the fall of Rome to the First Crusade.
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Book details

List price: $135.99
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 11/24/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 304
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

List of Maps
List of Illustrations
Acknowledgements
Prologue
Introduction
The Frontispiece
What the Book is About
Approaches
The Fifth Century: Kingdoms Replace the Western Roman Empire
From Empire to Kingdoms
The Need for Protection
Fluid Identity
Barbarians
A Warrior Aristocracy
The Church
From Roman to Medieval Culture
The Sixth Century: The West Goes Its Own Way
Clovis and Theoderic
Justinian's Reconquest
Frankish Society
Gregory's Histories and Malalas's Chronicle
The World of Pope Gregory the Great
The Seventh Century: Cultural Watershed
The Conversion of the English to Christianity
Civilisation Begins to Come out of the North
The Rise of Islam
Evaluating the Pirenne Thesis
Visigothic Spain
The Eighth Century: Formation of the Core of Europe
Boniface and the English Mission to the Continent
Frankish-Papal Relations
The Frankish Kingdom
The Ninth Century: Expanding the Boundaries
The Carolingian Empire
Nithard and Dhuoda
The Vikings
Khan Boris of Bulgaria
Alfred the Great
The Nadir of Europe
The Tenth Century: Nadir to Take-Off
A Tale of Three Cities
Odo of Cluny, Gerald of Aurillac and Charles the Simple
The Rise of Germany
Towards 1000
The Eleventh Century: Transformation of Europe
New Beginnings and Old Ways
The Church in the Early Eleventh Century
The Three Orders and Feudalism
The Norman Conquests
The Rise of Towns
The Church in the Later Eleventh Century
The First Crusade
The Final Analysis
Epilogue
Notes
Glossary
Primary Source Translations
Index