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Politics and power in early medieval Europe : Alsace and the Frankish Realm, 600-1000

Author: Hans J Hummer
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Series: Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought, 4th ser., 65.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Taking Alsace as its focus, this innovative study offers a unique snapshot of localised and centralised political structures in early medieval Europe. Providing a comprehensive exploration of the regional sources, it tracks the development and eventual demise of a distinctive political culture derived from networks of monasteries and kin-groups.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hummer, Hans J.
Politics and power in early medieval Europe.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)61757139
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hans J Hummer
ISBN: 0511140746 9780511140747 0511139527 9780511139529 9780511497209 0511497202 0511140304 9780511140303 9780511139970 0511139977 1280309024 9781280309021 9786610309023 6610309027 0521114489 9780521114486 1107155118 9781107155114 0511312202 9780511312205
OCLC Number: 67536945
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 299 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. The late Merovingian order --
2. Conquest and continuity --
3. The Carolingians and ecclesiastical property --
4. Reaction and resistance --
5. The politics of Old German --
6. Imperial unity and regional power --
7. The late Carolingian order --
8. The tenth-century transformation --
9. Conclusions --
App. Records of the dispute between Rodoin and Gebahart and the monastery of Weissenburg.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought, 4th ser., 65.
Responsibility: Hans J. Hummer.
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