The Dynasty of Chernigov, 1146-1246 / Edition 2

The Dynasty of Chernigov, 1146-1246 / Edition 2

by Martin Dimnik
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521824427

ISBN-13: 9780521824422

Pub. Date: 01/28/2012

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Examining the later twelfth- and early thirteenth-century history of the dynasty of Chernigov, this study demonstrates that the princes of Chernigov were among the most powerful in Kievan Rus'. It therefore challenges the established view of the political history of Kievan Rus'. Unlike other studies, it also examines in detail themes such as succession and inheritance…  See more details below

Overview

Examining the later twelfth- and early thirteenth-century history of the dynasty of Chernigov, this study demonstrates that the princes of Chernigov were among the most powerful in Kievan Rus'. It therefore challenges the established view of the political history of Kievan Rus'. Unlike other studies, it also examines in detail themes such as succession and inheritance, rivalries for domains, marriage alliances, the role of trade in inter-dynastic relations, nomadic incursions on Rus', and princely relations with the Church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521824422
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2012
Pages:
476
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures; List of maps; List of genealogical tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chronological table of events; Glossary; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The third generation continued: 1146–64; 2. The fourth generation: 1164–1201; 3. The fifth generation: 1201–23; 4. The sixth generation: 1223–46; Conclusion; Genealogical tables; Select bibliography; Index.

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