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The Resource Peaceful kings : peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination, Paul J.E. Kershaw

Peaceful kings : peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination, Paul J.E. Kershaw

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Peaceful kings : peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination
Title
Peaceful kings
Title remainder
peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination
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Paul J.E. Kershaw
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
940.1
Index
index present
LC call number
D107
LC item number
.K47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Peaceful kings : peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination, Paul J.E. Kershaw
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-301) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Solomon in Metz, 869 ; Scope of this study ; Cows, cloaks, swords, and hostages ; Ideal, reality, and textuality ; Peace in the early Medieval imagination -- Solomon's Temple, Augustus' Altar, and Edwin's Roads : peace in the political imagination. From sea to sea : Bede and Edwin ; Forgetting the Ara Pacis ; Testament and commentary ; "Peace in our time" : liturgical petitions for peace ; The limits of earthly peace, Augustine and his early medieval readers ; Peace outside the Pax Romana -- After the Pax Romana. Peace in transition ; Vandal variations ; Pax et abundantia : Gibichung Burgundy ; Brave men are always modest in peace- : Ostogothic Italy ; Dipose our days in your peace : Gregory the Great ; The oil of peace and the wine of the law : Visigothic Spain ; Merovingian Francia ; Legislating for Caritas : the Treaty of Andelot (November 587) ; Ipse pacificus velut Salomon : the Liber historiae Francorum -- Dominus Pacificus : the age of Charlemagne. Patterns of peace in Carolingian culture ; Early Carolingian political thought ; Carolus magnus et pacificus ; Rewriting a peaceful past : Annales Mettenses priores -- New Solomons. Lessons in rulership : Smaragdus of St-Mihel ; Peace, order, and Louis the Pious ; Ermoldus Nigellus' epic of peace ; Agobardus pax sit : the polemics of Agobard Timo ; Lamenting lost peace : Florus of Lyons' Augustinian vision ; Dhuoda of Septimania ; Regimes of fraternal peace ; The Strasbourg oaths ; Coventus, colloquia, pax, amicitia ; Solomon's return : Charles the Bald ; Hincmar of Rheims ; The lilies of peace and war's roses' : Sedulius Scottus ; An apostle amonst the apostles' : Pope Nicholas I ; Preaches peace -- The wise must hold meetings with the wise : Anglo-Saxon England. Aldhelm, Wealdhere, and Bede ; Creating kingship : the first English ordo ; Gif we đa stilnesse habbap : peace in King Alfred's political thought -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 313 p.
Isbn
9780198208709
Lccn
2010920355
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500794352
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793743223
Label
Peaceful kings : peace, power, and the early medieval political imagination, Paul J.E. Kershaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-301) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Solomon in Metz, 869 ; Scope of this study ; Cows, cloaks, swords, and hostages ; Ideal, reality, and textuality ; Peace in the early Medieval imagination -- Solomon's Temple, Augustus' Altar, and Edwin's Roads : peace in the political imagination. From sea to sea : Bede and Edwin ; Forgetting the Ara Pacis ; Testament and commentary ; "Peace in our time" : liturgical petitions for peace ; The limits of earthly peace, Augustine and his early medieval readers ; Peace outside the Pax Romana -- After the Pax Romana. Peace in transition ; Vandal variations ; Pax et abundantia : Gibichung Burgundy ; Brave men are always modest in peace- : Ostogothic Italy ; Dipose our days in your peace : Gregory the Great ; The oil of peace and the wine of the law : Visigothic Spain ; Merovingian Francia ; Legislating for Caritas : the Treaty of Andelot (November 587) ; Ipse pacificus velut Salomon : the Liber historiae Francorum -- Dominus Pacificus : the age of Charlemagne. Patterns of peace in Carolingian culture ; Early Carolingian political thought ; Carolus magnus et pacificus ; Rewriting a peaceful past : Annales Mettenses priores -- New Solomons. Lessons in rulership : Smaragdus of St-Mihel ; Peace, order, and Louis the Pious ; Ermoldus Nigellus' epic of peace ; Agobardus pax sit : the polemics of Agobard Timo ; Lamenting lost peace : Florus of Lyons' Augustinian vision ; Dhuoda of Septimania ; Regimes of fraternal peace ; The Strasbourg oaths ; Coventus, colloquia, pax, amicitia ; Solomon's return : Charles the Bald ; Hincmar of Rheims ; The lilies of peace and war's roses' : Sedulius Scottus ; An apostle amonst the apostles' : Pope Nicholas I ; Preaches peace -- The wise must hold meetings with the wise : Anglo-Saxon England. Aldhelm, Wealdhere, and Bede ; Creating kingship : the first English ordo ; Gif we đa stilnesse habbap : peace in King Alfred's political thought -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 313 p.
Isbn
9780198208709
Lccn
2010920355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn500794352
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793743223

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