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The Resource The companion to medieval society, Franco Cardini ; translated by Corrado Federici

The companion to medieval society, Franco Cardini ; translated by Corrado Federici

Label
The companion to medieval society
Title
The companion to medieval society
Statement of responsibility
Franco Cardini ; translated by Corrado Federici
Title variation
Medieval society
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cardini, Franco
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB351
LC item number
.C2713 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Federici, Corrado
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Civilization, Medieval
Label
The companion to medieval society, Franco Cardini ; translated by Corrado Federici
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: La societa medievale
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 275-276) and index
Contents
What are the Middle Ages? -- The "silent collapse" of the western Roman empire -- Christianization of Europe -- A world to be reorganized (eighth to tenth centuries) -- The church -- Women in the church and in society -- The emperor -- Kings -- The aristocracy -- Peasants -- Roads -- The city -- The discovery of the other -- Cathedrals and towers -- Education and universities -- The cultural imaginary -- Holidays and feasts -- Birth and death -- An expanding world -- Internal and external enemies -- The discovery of Asia -- Science and magic -- Languages and literature -- The new figurative art -- The fourteenth-century crisis -- Toward the Renaissance
Control code
ocn793221973
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780773541030
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)793221973
Label
The companion to medieval society, Franco Cardini ; translated by Corrado Federici
Publication
Note
Translation of: La societa medievale
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 275-276) and index
Contents
What are the Middle Ages? -- The "silent collapse" of the western Roman empire -- Christianization of Europe -- A world to be reorganized (eighth to tenth centuries) -- The church -- Women in the church and in society -- The emperor -- Kings -- The aristocracy -- Peasants -- Roads -- The city -- The discovery of the other -- Cathedrals and towers -- Education and universities -- The cultural imaginary -- Holidays and feasts -- Birth and death -- An expanding world -- Internal and external enemies -- The discovery of Asia -- Science and magic -- Languages and literature -- The new figurative art -- The fourteenth-century crisis -- Toward the Renaissance
Control code
ocn793221973
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780773541030
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)793221973

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