Title THE CRUCIBLE OF THE MIDDLE AGES : The Ninth and Tenth Centuries in European History
Book Condition Very Good +
Edition Fourth Printing
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London The Folio Society 2000
Seller ID 012269
xii, + 216pp., plus 2 x 8 page unpaginated (mostly colour) illustrated plate sections. Colour plate frontis. 3 b/white maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt and colour decorated title there-on. Gilt and colour decoration to front panel of undamaged green boards. Leaves clean and unmarked. No slipcase. Contents include: Preface, Prelude to Charlemagne: the Frankish ascendancy, The Carolingian Legacy, The decline and fall of the Carolingian empire, The impact of invasion, Feudal France : origins, Italian society from Charlemagne to Otto I, The rise of the German monarchy, The Anglo-Saxon achievement, The new Europe: promise and problems, Notes on the text, Bibliographical notes, Index. Book weight approx. 755g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.
History, Middle Ages, Europe, Geoffrey Barraclough (1908- 1984)