H G Koenigsberger's account begins with the disintegration of the western Roman Empire and traces across the millennium of the Middle Ages the gradual crystallisation of a new and distinctive European identity. He covers the Islamic, Byzantine and Central Asian worlds in his account.
This book traces across the millennium of the Middle Ages the gradual crystallisation of a new and distinctive European identity. Koenigsberger covers the Islamic, Byzantine and central Asian worlds in his account which explains Europe's progression from chaos and collapse to the point where it was set to rule much of the world.
Why buy from World of Books
Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
'In style as in substance, this is an admirable vade mecum for sixth formers and undergraduates whom the author has in mind, not least because it will encourage them to look beyond a restricted range of political topics to the totality of European life and experience.' History
Table of Contents
List of maps. List of plates. Acknowledgements. 1.Introduction. 2.The end of the ancient world and the beginning of the middle ages, 400-700. 3.The Carolingian Empire and the Invasions of Europe, 700-1000. 4.The Recovery of the west, the crusades, and the twelfth-century renaissance, 1000-2000. 5.The High Middle Ages. 6.The Later Middle Ages: Transalpine Europe, 1340-1500. Medieval city culture: Central Europe, Italy and the Renaissance.Index
Medieval Europe 400 - 1500 by H. G. Koenigsberger
H. G. Koenigsberger
Koenigsberger and Briggs History of Europe
Used - Very Good
Pearson Education Limited
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.