France in the Central Middle Ages: 900-1200

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This volume provides a variety of complementary points of entry to the history of France between 900 and 1200. Chapters contributed by a leading team of historians cover key themes such as France's political culture and identity, rural economy and society, the Church, and France's relations with the outside world.
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Overview


This volume provides a variety of complementary points of entry to the history of France between 900 and 1200. Chapters contributed by a leading team of historians cover key themes such as France's political culture and identity, rural economy and society, the Church, and France's relations with the outside world.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198731849
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 2/28/2003
  • Series: Short Oxford History of France Series
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 5.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Marcus Bull is Senior Lecturer in the department of Historical Studies at the University of Bristol. He is the author of Knightly Piety and the Lay Response to the First Crusade (OUP, 1993) and The Miracles of Our Lady of Rocamadour: Analysis and Translation (Woodbridge, 1999).

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Table of Contents

General Editor's Preface
List of contributors
Introduction 1
1 Constructing identities of medieval France 15
2 Political culture 43
3 Rural economy and society 77
4 The south 102
5 The Church 134
6 The French overseas 167
Conclusion 197
Further reading 203
Chronology 214
Maps 221
Index 227
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