The Middle Ages, Volume I, Sources of Medieval History / Edition 6

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This volume of translated source materials from the late Roman Empire to the mid-15th century introduces students to the diversity of medieval culture, covering all aspects of medieval life—social, religious, economic, intellectual, institutional.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073032894
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 8/17/1998
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 607,374
  • Lexile: 1400L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Note on the Sixth Edition


Chapter 1: The Late Roman Empire

Chapter 2: Christianity and the Pagan Tradition

Chapter 3: The Barbarians

Chapter 4: Roman, Christian, and Teutonic Conceptions of Law

Chapter 5: The Rise of the Papacy

Chapter 6: Monasticism and the Conversion of the North

Chapter 7: Byzantium and Islam

Chapter 8: The Frankish-Papal Alliance

Chapter 9: The Early Medieval Empire

Chapter 10: Byzantium, the West, and the Slavs

Chapter 11: The Development of Feudal Institutions

Chapter 12: The Investiture Contest

Chapter 13: The First Crusaders

Chapter 14: Ways of Thought and Feeling

Chapter 15: Towns and Trade

Chapter 16: Varieties of Medieval Literature

Chapter 17: Women, Love, and Marriage

Chapter 18: Feudal Kingship

Chapter 19: Empire and Papacy

Chapter 20: The Zenith of Papal Power

Chapter 21: Heretics and Friars

Chapter 22: The French Monarchy

Chapter 23: The Holy Roman Empire

Chapter 24: Constitutionalism in England

Chapter 25: Rural Life

Chapter 26: The World of Thought

Chapter 27: The Papacy and Its Critics

Chapter 28: Fourteenth-Century Calamities

Chapter 29: Peasants' Rebellions

Chapter 30: Women and Work

Chapter 31: Women and Religion: Saint and Heretic

Chapter 32: Aspects of Late Medieval Government

Chapter 33: Conciliarism in the Church

Chapter 34: Late Medieval Society- Classes and Attitudes

Chapter 35: Epilogue
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