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Mercia : an Anglo-Saxon kingdom in Europe

Author: Michelle Brown; Carol Ann Farr
Publisher: London ; New York : Leicester University Press, 2001.
Series: Studies in the early history of Europe.
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Mercia was a dominant power in 8th-century Britain, and a major player in early medieval Europe. As well as focusing on the 8th and 9th centuries when Mercian power was at its height, this study also  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mercia.
London ; New York : Leicester University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606737142
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Brown; Carol Ann Farr
ISBN: 0718502310 9780718502317
OCLC Number: 45707703
Description: x, 386 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mercia, a culture in context / Michelle P. Brown and Carol A. Farr --
The Mercian polity : church and state. The origins of Mercia / Barbara Yorke ; The Tribal Hidage and the Ealdormen of Mercia / Peter Featherstone ; Political women in Mercia, eighth to early tenth centuries / Pauline Stafford ; The Mercian church : archaeology and topography / David Parsons ; Hagiography and literature : the case of Guthlac of Crowland / Jane Roberts --
Parallel cultures. Wales and Mercia, 613-918 / T.M. Charles-Edwards ; The Verturian hegemony : a mirror in the North / Alex Woolf ; Abesses, minor dynasties and kings in clericatu : perspectives of Ireland, 700-850 / Edel Bhreathnach ; Carolingian contacts / Janet L. Nelson --
The material culture of Mercia. The archeology of Mercia / Martin Welch ; Mercia : landscape and environment / Della Hooke ; Mercians : the dwellers on the boundary / David Hill ; The growth of market centres and towns in the area of the Mercian hegemony / Alan Vince ; Merican London / Robert Cowie ; Mercian coinage and authority / Gareth Williams --
The visual culture of Mercia. Constructing inconographies : questions of identity in mercian sculpture / Jane Hawkes ; Classicism of Southumbrian sculpture / Richard Jewell ; Metalwork of the Mercian supremacy / Leslie Webster ; Mercian manuscripts : the "Tiberius" group and its historical context / Michelle P. Brown --
Mercia in retreat. Military institutions and royal power / Gareth Williams ; Mercia and Wessex in the ninth century / Simon Keynes.
Series Title: Studies in the early history of Europe.
Responsibility: edited by Michelle P. Brown and Carol A. Farr.

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