Power and Patronage in Early Medieval Italy: Local Society, Italian Politics and the Abbey of Farfa, c.700-900

Power and Patronage in Early Medieval Italy: Local Society, Italian Politics and the Abbey of Farfa, c.700-900

by Marios Costambeys
     
 

Discusses the nature of political power in early medieval Italy.See more details below

Overview

Discusses the nature of political power in early medieval Italy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521870375
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2007
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series, #70
Pages:
410
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Patronage and Lombard rulers; 3. Authority, rulership and the abbey; 4. The Farfa monks and abbots: identities and affiliations; 5. Sabine lands and landowners; 6. Elite families in the Sabina; 7. Farfa and Italian politics in the Lombard era; 8. Farfa, Italian politics and the Carolingians.

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