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New Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 6 c1300-c1415 (Michael E Jones (ed)) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 2000) 9780521362900
New Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 6 c1300-c1415 (Michael E Jones (ed)) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 2000) 9780521362900
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Title: The New Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 6 c1300-c1415

Author: Jones, Michael E (ed)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press; Publication Date: 2000

Hardcover; ISBN: 9780521362900

Volumes: 1; Pages: 1142

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The sixth volume of The New Cambridge Medieval History offers an authoritative synthesis of the major themes in European fourteenth-century history, written by leading British, continental and American scholars. It provides a wide-ranging account of a period of major social, political and cultural change, punctuated by the greatest natural disaster experienced by mankind, the Black Death. Illustrated by maps, figures and plates, and furnished with detailed bibliographies, it will be indispensable to anyone interested in the development of Christendom during the period and its relations with other civilizations.Reviews"Joch's book will become a necessary read for anyone interested in the events of the early career of Charles Martel." SpeculumContributorsMichael Jones, Albert Rigaudire, Jeremy Catto, Jacques Verger, Paul Freedman, Jean-Pierre Leguay, Christiane Klapisch-Zuber, Peter Spufford, Maurice Keen, Paul Binski, Paul Crossley, Nick Havely, Mark Ormrod, Caroline M. Barron, A. D. Carr, Alexander Grant, Robin Frame, Franoise Autrand, John Law, Louis Green, David Abulafia, Peter Herde, Ivan Hlavacek, Walter Prevenier, Alan Forey, Peter Linehan, Patrick Zutshi, Howard Kaminsky, S. C. Rowell, Claude Michaud, Nancy Shields Kollmann, Angeliki E. Laiou, Michel Balard, I. Metin Kunt, Peter EdburyContentsList of platesList of line drawingsList of mapsList of genealogical tablesList of contributorsPrefaceAcknowledgmentsList of AbbreviationsPart I. General Themes: 1. Introduction Michael Jones2. The theory and practice of government in western Europe Albert Rigaudire3. Currents of religious thought and expression Jeremy Catto4. The universities Jacques Verger5. Rural society Paul Freedman6. Urban life Jean-Pierre Leguay7. Plague and family life Christiane Klapisch-Zuber8. Trade in fourteenth-century Europe Peter Spufford9. Chivalry and the aristocracy Maurice Keen10. Court patronage and international gothic Paul Binski11. Architecture Paul Crossley12. Literature in Italian, French and English: uses and muses of the vernacular Nick HavelyPart II. The States of the West: 13. The British Isles (a) England: Edward II and Edward III Mark Ormrod(b) The reign of Richard II Caroline M. Barron(c) Wales A. D. Carr(d) Fourteenth-century Scotland Alexander Grant (e) Ireland Robin Frame14. France (a) The last Capetians and the early Valois kings, 1314-1364 Michael Jones(b) France under Charles V and Charles VI Franoise Autrand15. Italy in the age of Dante and Petrarch (a) the north John Law(b) Florence and the republican tradition Louis Green(c) The Italian south David Abulafia16. The Empire (a) From Adolph I to Lewis of Bavaria, 1292-1347 Peter Herde(b) The Luxemburgs and Rupert of the Palatinate, 1347-1410 Ivan Hlavacek17. The Low Countries, 1290-1415 Walter Prevenier18. The Iberian Peninsula (a) The crown of Aragon Alan Forey(b) Castile, Navarre and Portugal Peter LinehanPart III. The Church and Politics: 19. The Avignon papacy Patrick Zutshi20. The Great Schism Howard KaminskyPart IV. Northern and Eastern Europe: 21. Baltic Europe S. C. Rowell22. The kingdoms of central Europe in the fourteenth century Claude Michaud23. The principalities of Rus' in the fourteenth century Nancy Shields Kollmann24. The Byzantine empire in the fourteenth century Angeliki E. Laiou25. Latins in the Aegean and the Balkans in the fourteenth century Michel Balard26. The rise of the Ottomans I. Metin Kunt27. Christians and Muslims in the eastern Mediterranean Peter EdburyAppendixPrimary sources and secondary works arranged by chapterIndex
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