Land and lordship : structures of governance in medieval Austria (Book, 1992) [WorldCat.org]
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Land and lordship : structures of governance in medieval Austria

Author: Otto Brunner
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1992.
Series: Middle Ages series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Otto Brunner contends that prevailing notions of medieval social and constitutional history had been shaped by the nineteenth-century nation state and its "liberal" order. Whereas a sharp distinction between the public and the private might be appropriate to descriptions of contemporary society, such a dichotomy could not be projected back onto the Middle Ages. Focusing particularly on forms of lordship in late  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brunner, Otto, 1898-1982.
Land and lordship.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)653016631
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Otto Brunner
ISBN: 0812281837 9780812281835
OCLC Number: 24376624
Language Note: Translation of: Land und Herrschaft.
Notes: Translation of: Land und Herrschaft.
Description: lxiv, 425 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Middle Ages series.
Other Titles: Land und Herrschaft.
Responsibility: Otto Brunner ; translated from the fourth, revised edition ; translation and introduction by Howard Kaminsky and James Van Horn Melton.

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Originally published in 1939 and available here in English, Land and Lordship has been one of the most influential works of the twentieth-century medieval scholarship.  Read more...

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