First European Revolution: 970-1215 / Edition 1

First European Revolution: 970-1215 / Edition 1

by R. I. Moore
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0631222774

ISBN-13: 2900631222773

Pub. Date: 10/27/2000

Publisher: Wiley

This book provides a radical reassessment of Europe from the late tenth to the early thirteenth centuries.

Overview

This book provides a radical reassessment of Europe from the late tenth to the early thirteenth centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900631222773
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/27/2000
Series:
Making of Europe Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

List of Maps and Figures.

Series Editor's Preface.

Preface.

Introduction.

Part I: The Approach of the Millennium:.

1. Glad confident morning.

2. The Faithful People.

3. The Gifts of the Saints.

4. An Age of Miracles.

Part II: The Powerful and the Poor:.

5. The Urban Revolution.

6. The Crisis of the Carolingian Regime.

7. The End of Affluence.

8. The Shaping of an Agrarian Economy.

9. The Little Community.

Part III: Sex and the Social Order:.

10. Family, Land and Power.

11. Vying in Good Works.

12. Chastity, Property and Obedience.

13. Incest, Matrimony and Chivalry.

14. Brothers in Christ.

15. Apostacy and Betrayal.

Part IV: The Ruling Culture:.

16. The Highest Learning.

17. The Giant' s Shoulders.

18. New monarchy, new men.

19. Courts and Courtiers.

20. A Governing Passion.

21. Doubt, Hesitation and Pain.

Part V: Order Restored:.

22. Pious and Inflexible Severity.

23. The Pursuit of Monopoly.

24. The Community of the Faithful.

25. Exporting the Revolution.

26. The Europe of the New Regime.

Table od Dates.

Notes.

Bibliography.

Index.

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