Medieval Civilization / Edition 1

Medieval Civilization / Edition 1

by Kay Brainerd Slocum
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0534610560

ISBN-13: 9780534610562

Pub. Date: 01/06/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

From the end of the Roman Empire and the development of the Early Church in the fifth century, to Black Death and The Hundred Years War in the fourteenth century, Slocum's authentic chronological narrative integrates a lucid and thorough discussion of politics, warfare, dynastic events, and the rise of the Church. Providing a narrative of the events and people of

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From the end of the Roman Empire and the development of the Early Church in the fifth century, to Black Death and The Hundred Years War in the fourteenth century, Slocum's authentic chronological narrative integrates a lucid and thorough discussion of politics, warfare, dynastic events, and the rise of the Church. Providing a narrative of the events and people of the time, Slocum pays special attention to socio-cultural history and medieval art and architecture. By interweaving primary sources into the narrative, A HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL CIVILIZATION brings medieval history to life through the voices of contemporary men and women of the time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534610562
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/06/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES (500-1000). 1. The Foundations of Medieval Civilization. 2. The Successors of Rome. 3. The Emergence of Islam. 4. The Carolingian Empire. Part II: CENTRAL MIDDLE AGES (900-1200). 5. The Agricultural Revolution and the Rise of Feudal Society. 6. East and West: The Consolidation of Power (900-1150). 7. The Expansion of Christian Europe. 8. Romanesque Culture. 9. The 12th Century: Politics and Church. 10. The 12th Century Renaissance: Culture and Society. Part III: THE FLOWERING OF MEDEIVAL CULTURE (1200-1450). 11. Politics in the High Middle Ages. 12. New Currents in Religion. 13. Culture of the High Middle Ages. 14. The Traumatic 14th Century.

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