An Age of Saints?

Power, Conflict and Dissent in Early Medieval Christianity

Edited by Peter Sarris, Matthew Dal Santo and Phil Booth

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€107,00
$140.00
ISBN13: 
9789004206601
E-ISBN: 
9789004206595
Publication Date: 
June 2011
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
256 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1878-4879
Volume: 
20

Sean Gilsdorf, Harvard University

In The Favor of Friends, Sean Gilsdorf explores the ideology and practice of intercession within early medieval aristocratic society.
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264588
E-ISBN: 
9789004264595
Publication date: 
March 2014
€104,00
$135.00

Laury Sarti, Freie Universität Berlin

In Perceiving War and the Military, Laury Sarti highlights the significance of a permanently increasing contact with armed violence for the gradual transition from Antiquity to the Middle Ages, analysing contemporary ideas and concepts of war and the military.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256187
E-ISBN: 
9789004258051
Publication date: 
September 2013
€107,00
$136.00

Jamie Wood, University of Manchester

This book reappraises the historical writings of the seventh-century Spanish bishop Isidore of Seville as a coherent and pastorally-informed programme intended to reconcile the population of Spain to their recent conquest by the barbarian Visigoths.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209909
E-ISBN: 
9789004224322
Publication date: 
March 2012
€115,00
$150.00

Wolfgang Eric Wagner

The aim of this study is to give a more precise interpretation, using the commemorative form of activity of confraternity, of the function and purpose behind such depictions, in the case of a few selected early medieval images of rulers, from the historical and social contexts of their genesis...
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189232
E-ISBN: 
9789004189249
Publication date: 
October 2010
€151,00
$197.00

Guy Halsall

This volume collects seven of Guy Halsall's most important essays on the social interpretation Merovingian cemetery archaeology, alongside two rewritten pieces and two wholly new articles. These are accompanied by five 'commentaries' on the debates to which these chapters contributed.
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179998
E-ISBN: 
9789047444299
Publication date: 
December 2009
€149,00
$194.00

Anna Trumbore Jones

This book examines the range of bishops’ activities in tenth- and eleventh-century southwest France, as they ruled their cathedrals, interacted with lay powers, patronized religious communities, and wrestled with the complex nature of their office.
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Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177864
E-ISBN: 
9789047443711
Publication date: 
August 2009
€120,00
$157.00

Ildar H. Garipzanov

Drawing on numismatic, diplomatic, liturgical, and iconographic evidence, this book offers a comprehensive view of political signs, images, and fixed formulas in the Carolingian period and of their use in the indirect communication of royal/imperial authority.
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Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004166691
E-ISBN: 
9789047433408
Publication date: 
April 2008
€170,00
$222.00

Edited by David M. Gwynn

This volume offers a reassessment of the life and scholarship of A.H.M. Jones and of the impact and legacy of his great work The Later Roman Empire 284–602: A Social, Economic, and Administrative Survey (1964).
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163836
E-ISBN: 
9789047432319
Publication date: 
December 2007
€115,00
$150.00