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Author Corradini, Richard
Title Construction of Communities in the Early Middle Ages : Texts, Resources and Artefacts
Imprint Leiden : Brill Academic Publishers, 2002
©2003
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Descript 1 online resource (456 pages)
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- Plate Section -- Acknowledgments -- List of plates, figures, and tables -- The construction of communities and the persistence of paradox: an introduction -- Structures and resources of power in early medieval Europe -- Gens. Terminology and perception of the 'Germanic' peoples from late Antiquity to the early Middle Ages -- The refugees and evacuees in the age of migrations -- The 'gold hoards' of the early migration period in south-eastern Europe and the late Roman Empire -- The nomad's greed for gold: from the fall of the Burgundians to the Avar treasure -- Alaricus rex: legitimizing a Gothic king -- Changes in the topography of power: from civitates to urbes regiae in Hispania -- Deconstructing the Merovingian family -- Hair, sacrality and symbolic capital in the Frankish kingdoms -- The ritual significance of vessels in the formation of Merovingian christian communities -- Social networks and identities in Frankish historiography. New aspects of the textual history of Gregory of Tours' Historiae -- The rhetoric of crisis. Computus and Liber annalis in early ninth-century Fulda -- The History of Ibn Habib and ethnogenesis in Al-Andalus -- Abbreviations -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- F -- G -- H -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z -- Notes on Contributors
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Corradini, Richard Construction of Communities in the Early Middle Ages : Texts, Resources and Artefacts Leiden : Brill Academic Publishers,c2002 9789004118621
Subject Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500.;Civilization, Medieval.;Communities -- History -- To 1500.;Europe -- History -- 476-1492.;Europe -- History -- To 476
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Alt Author Diesenberger, Max
Reimitz, Helmut
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