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Penguin History of Medieval Europe

Penguin History of Medieval Europe - 68 edition

Penguin History of Medieval Europe - 68 edition

ISBN13: 9780140136302

ISBN10: 0140136304

Penguin History of Medieval Europe by Maurice Keen - ISBN 9780140136302
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 68
Copyright: 1968
Publisher: Penguin Books, Inc.
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Penguin History of Medieval Europe by Maurice Keen - ISBN 9780140136302

ISBN13: 9780140136302

ISBN10: 0140136304

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 68

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Summary

A comprehensive, general survey of Europe from the ruins of the Roman Empire to the rise of the Ottoman Turks.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface


The Middle Ages and Their Heritage: The Idea of the Unity of Christendom

Section One (c. 800--c. 1046)

The Revival of Empire--Charlemagne to Henry
Serfdom and Feudalism
Religious and Political Ideals

Section Two (c. 1046--c. 1216)

Empire and Papacy--the Beginning of the Struggle
The Expansion of Europe
New Movements in Thought and Letters
The Twelfth-Century Revolution in Government
The Crusades
Innocent III--the Papacy Triumphant

Section Three (c. 1216--c. 1330)

The Universities and the Friars: St Thomas, St Francis, and Abbot Joachim
The Struggle of the Popes and the Hohenstaufen
The Crusade in the Thirteenth Century
France and England: The Growth of National
Communities
Boniface VIII and the Onset of Crisis in the
Church

Section Four (c. 1330--c. 1460)

Economic and Social Development in the Later
Middle Ages
The Hundred Years War
Politics and Political Society in an Age of Wars
Upheaval in the Church: Avignon, the Great
Schism and the Councils
Europe and the Infidel After the Crusades

Epilogue: The Break With Traditional Attitudes
Appendix: Tables of the Royal Houses and Popes
Bibliography
Index