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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Thompson, James Westfall, 1869-1941.
Introduction to medieval Europe, 300-1500.
New York, W.W. Norton & company, inc. [©1937]
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Westfall Thompson; Edgar Nathaniel Johnson
"For this revision of his History of the middle ages, 300-1500 ... (W.W. Norton & company, inc., 1931) Professor Thompson put at my disposal a manuscript in which he made many alterations from the original text. I am deeply obligated to him not only for this opportunity presented, but also for the unlimited freedom he granted me to reorganize, rewrite and expand his manuscript."--Pref., signed: Edgar N. Johnson.
"References for further reading": p. 1053-1067.
|Description:||xii, 1092 pages illustrations, plates, maps (part double) 24 cm|
|Contents:||The Graeco-oriental conquest of the Roman Empire --
The Christian conquest of the Roman Empire (I): the spread and transformation of Christianity --
The Christian conquest of the Roman Empire (II): the development of church organization. Monasticism. The Latin church fathers --
The German conquest of the Roman Empire (I): to the end of the fourth century --
The German conquest of the Roman Empire (II): From the end of the fourth century to the end of the sixth --
The Byzantine Empire --The empire of the Arabs --
The civilization of early Western Europe --
The Frankish state under the Carolingians --
The collapse of the Carolingian Empire --
The revival of the empire --
The apex and decline of the Holy Roman Empire --
The development of the English state (1066-1272) --
France under the Capetian kings (987-1204) --
France under the Capetian kings (1204-1328) --
Western Europe encroaches on Islam, the crusades --
The revival of trade and industry --
The urban revolution, the gilds --
The medieval reformation --
The triumph of the church --
The medieval renaissance (I): philosophy, science education --
The medieval renaissance (II): literature, art, music --
The development of the English state (1272-1485) --
Western Europe in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries --
Central and eastern Europe in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries --
The church in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries --
Learning and art in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries.
|Other Titles:||Medieval Europe.|
|Responsibility:||[by] James Westfall Thompson ... & Edgar Nathaniel Johnson ...|