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The Inheritance of Rome : illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000, Chris Wickham

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The Inheritance of Rome : illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
Title
The Inheritance of Rome
Title remainder
illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
Statement of responsibility
Chris Wickham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1950-
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Wickham, Chris
Dewey number
940.1 Middle Ages
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Penguin history of Europe
Series volume
2
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  • Rome
  • Europe
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Middle Ages
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The Inheritance of Rome : illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000, Chris Wickham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Roman Empire and its breakup, 400-550. The weight of empire ; Culture and belief in the Christian Roman world ; Crisis and continuity, 400-550 -- The post-Roman West, 550-750. Merovingian Gaul and Germany, 500-751 ; The West Mediterranean kingdoms : Spain and Italy, 550-750 ; Kings without states : Britain and Ireland, 400-800 ; Post-Roman attitudes : culture, belief, and political etiquette, 550-750 ; Wealth, exchange, and peasant society ; The power of the visual : material culture and display from Imperial Rome to the Carolingians -- The empires of the East, 550-1000. Byzantine survival, 550-850 ; The crystallization of Arab political power, 630-750 ; Byzantine revival, 850-1000 ; From Abbasid Baghdad to Umayyad Cordoba, 750-1000 ; The state and the economy : Eastern Mediterranean exchange networks, 600-1000 -- The Carolingian and post-Carolingian West, 750-1000. The Carolingian century, 751-887 ; Intellectuals and politics ; The tenth-century successor states ; 'Carolingian' England, 800-1000 ; Outer Europe ; Aristocrats between the Carolingian and the 'feudal' worlds ; The caging of the peasantry, 800-1000 ; Conclusion : trends in European history, 400-1000
Control code
ocn468975249
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 651 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143117421
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)468975249
Label
The Inheritance of Rome : illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000, Chris Wickham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Roman Empire and its breakup, 400-550. The weight of empire ; Culture and belief in the Christian Roman world ; Crisis and continuity, 400-550 -- The post-Roman West, 550-750. Merovingian Gaul and Germany, 500-751 ; The West Mediterranean kingdoms : Spain and Italy, 550-750 ; Kings without states : Britain and Ireland, 400-800 ; Post-Roman attitudes : culture, belief, and political etiquette, 550-750 ; Wealth, exchange, and peasant society ; The power of the visual : material culture and display from Imperial Rome to the Carolingians -- The empires of the East, 550-1000. Byzantine survival, 550-850 ; The crystallization of Arab political power, 630-750 ; Byzantine revival, 850-1000 ; From Abbasid Baghdad to Umayyad Cordoba, 750-1000 ; The state and the economy : Eastern Mediterranean exchange networks, 600-1000 -- The Carolingian and post-Carolingian West, 750-1000. The Carolingian century, 751-887 ; Intellectuals and politics ; The tenth-century successor states ; 'Carolingian' England, 800-1000 ; Outer Europe ; Aristocrats between the Carolingian and the 'feudal' worlds ; The caging of the peasantry, 800-1000 ; Conclusion : trends in European history, 400-1000
Control code
ocn468975249
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 651 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143117421
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)468975249

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