Towns and their Territories Between Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages

Towns and their Territories Between Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages

by Brogiolo
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004118691

ISBN-13: 9789004118690

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

The 13 papers in this volume are contributed by leading historians, art historians and archaeologists and focus on 5 key themes: the evolution of settlement patters in the Byzantine empire; the impact of barbarian elites in Spain, Gaul, Italy and Pannonia; the role of the Church in the definition of new links between town and territories; the situation in

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The 13 papers in this volume are contributed by leading historians, art historians and archaeologists and focus on 5 key themes: the evolution of settlement patters in the Byzantine empire; the impact of barbarian elites in Spain, Gaul, Italy and Pannonia; the role of the Church in the definition of new links between town and territories; the situation in culturally homogenous territories such as Constantinople and the minor Langbard polities; the situation in economically defined territories.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004118690
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Series:
Transformation of the Roman World Series, #9
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
6.94(w) x 9.64(h) x 1.32(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations

Introduction Gian Pietro Brogiolo
City and Territory in Hispania in Late antiquity Pabli C. Diaz
La cite et son territoire: l’exemple du Sud-Est de la Gaule Michel Fixot
The Transformation and End of roman Villae in the West (Fourth-Seventh Centuries: problems and Perspectives) Gisela Ripoll and Javier Arce
Ceramic Production and Distribution in the Early Medieval Mediterranean Basin (Seventh to Tenth Centuries AD): Between Town and Countryside Sauro Gelichi
Towns, Tax and Transformation: Sate, Cities and their Hinterlands in the East Roman World, c.500-800 Wolfram Brandes and John Haldon
Le reseau de pouvoirs de l’eveque dans la Gaule du haut Moyen-Age Nancy Gauthier
Christianisaition et organisation ecclesiastique des campagnes : l’Italie du Nord aux Ive-VIIe siecles Gisella Cautino Wataghin
Monasteries, Towns and the Countryside : Reciprocal Relationships in the Archdiocese of Milan, 614-814 Ross Balzaretti
Bringing Saints to Cities and Monasteries: Translationes in the Making of a Sacred Geography (Ninth-Tenth Centuries) Martina Caroli
Towns, Lands and Power: German-Roman Survivals and Interactions in fifth- and Sixth-Century Pannonia Neil Christie
Towns, Forts and the Countryside: Archaeological Models for northern Italy in the Early Lombard Period (AD 568-650) Gian Pietro Brogiolo
Constantinople: A City and its Ideological Territory Bryan Ward-Perkins
Artistic Patronage and Cultural Strategies in Lombard Italy John Mitchell
Conclusions Nancy Gauthier

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