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Lithuania ascending : a pagan empire within east-central Europe, 1295-1345

Author: Stephen C Rowell
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2011.
Series: Cambridge studies in Medieval life and thought, ser. 4, 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Transferred to digital print., [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats
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From 1250 to 1795 Lithuania covered a vast area of eastern and central Europe. Until 1387 the country was pagan. How this huge state came to expand, defend itself against western European crusaders  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen C Rowell
ISBN: 052145011X 9780521450119
OCLC Number: 740946859
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 318 - 360.
Description: XXI, 375 Seiten : Diagramme, Karten.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Central and eastern Europe, 1290-1320; 2. Sources; 3. An introduction to Lithuanian political and economic history before 1315; 4. The expansion of Lithuania; 5. Political ramifications of the pagan cult; 6. The Metropolitanate of Lithuania; 7. Pagans, peace, and the pope, 1322-84; 8. The harshest realpolitik; 9. 1339-45: endings and beginnings; 10. Factors contributing to the formation of the Grand Duchy; Appendices.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Medieval life and thought, ser. 4, 25.
Responsibility: S.C. Rowell.

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