The Resource Kingship and politics in the late ninth century : Charles the Fat and the end of the Carolingian Empire, Simon Maclean

Kingship and politics in the late ninth century : Charles the Fat and the end of the Carolingian Empire, Simon Maclean

Label
Kingship and politics in the late ninth century : Charles the Fat and the end of the Carolingian Empire
Title
Kingship and politics in the late ninth century
Title remainder
Charles the Fat and the end of the Carolingian Empire
Statement of responsibility
Simon Maclean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book in any language to deal with the collapse of the pan-European Carolingian empire in 888, as seen through the reign of its last ruler Charles the Fat. It argues against traditionally pessimistic views of this important period, offering new interpretations of early medieval kingship
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
944/.014/092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DC77.8
LC item number
M33 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought
Series volume
4th ser., 57
Label
Kingship and politics in the late ninth century : Charles the Fat and the end of the Carolingian Empire, Simon Maclean
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-257) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Un-Frankish activities : Charles the Fat in the eyes of contemporary annalists -- The men who would be kings : the 'supermagnates' and the 'rise of the aristocracy' -- Royal politics and regional power in the late Carolingian empire -- The end of the empire I : politics and ideology at the east Frankish court -- The end of the empire II : response and failure -- History, politics and the end of the empire in Notker's Deeds of Charlemagne
Control code
ocm57218466
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511496363
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27307888
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57218466
  • acaebk0511061552

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