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The Resource Central Europe in the high Middle Ages : Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300, Nora Berend, Przemysław Urbańczyk, Przemysław Wiszewski

Central Europe in the high Middle Ages : Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300, Nora Berend, Przemysław Urbańczyk, Przemysław Wiszewski

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Central Europe in the high Middle Ages : Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300
Title
Central Europe in the high Middle Ages
Title remainder
Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300
Statement of responsibility
Nora Berend, Przemysław Urbańczyk, Przemysław Wiszewski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This groundbreaking comparative history of the early centuries of Bohemia, Hungary and Poland sets the development of each polity in the context of the central European region as a whole. Focusing on the origins of the realms and their development in the eleventh and twelfth centuries, the book concludes with the thirteenth century when significant changes in social and economic structures occurred. The book presents a series of thematic chapters on every aspect of the early history of the region covering political, religious, economic, social and cultural developments, including an investigation of origin myths that questions traditional national narratives. It also explores the ways in which west European patterns were appropriated and adapted through the local initiatives of rulers, nobles and ecclesiastics in central Europe. An ideal introduction to the essential themes in medieval central European history, the book sheds important new light on regional similarities and differences
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
943.000902
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DAW1046
LC item number
.B47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge medieval textbooks
Label
Central Europe in the high Middle Ages : Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300, Nora Berend, Przemysław Urbańczyk, Przemysław Wiszewski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 492-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: did Central Europe exist in the Middle Ages? -- The history of the region and the question of origins -- The formation of polities and Christianization -- Political life and government, c.1050-c.1200 -- Society and the economy, eleventh-twelfth centuries -- Ecclesiastical history, eleventh-thirteenth centuries -- New developments of the thirteenth century
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 536 pages : b illustrations, maps
Isbn
9780521781565
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013013357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023414123
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn841187562
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn891167580
Label
Central Europe in the high Middle Ages : Bohemia, Hungary and Poland c.900- c.1300, Nora Berend, Przemysław Urbańczyk, Przemysław Wiszewski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 492-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: did Central Europe exist in the Middle Ages? -- The history of the region and the question of origins -- The formation of polities and Christianization -- Political life and government, c.1050-c.1200 -- Society and the economy, eleventh-twelfth centuries -- Ecclesiastical history, eleventh-thirteenth centuries -- New developments of the thirteenth century
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 536 pages : b illustrations, maps
Isbn
9780521781565
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013013357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023414123
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn841187562
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn891167580

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