by Chris Wickham
Editor: Yale University Press
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A full of energy and reflection, history of the vast changes that transformed Europe during the 1,000 year period of the Middle Ages millennium between the bursting of the Western Roman Empire and the Reformation was a long and very transformative period – the chronicle is not easy in the scope of a few hundred pages.Yet, eminent historian Chris Wickham has taken up the challenge in this monument book, and he manages to produce the most riveting account of medieval Europe in a generation.The monitoring of the sweeping set of the Middle Ages across Europe, Wickham focuses on the major changes century by century, including the hinge of crises and times that the fall of the Western Roman Empire, Charlemagne’s reforms, the feudal revolution, the challenge of heresy, the destruction of the Byzantine Empire, the reconstruction of the late Middle Ages united, and theIt provides illuminating vignettes that highlight how social, economic and political circumstances affect the lives of individuals and international events.Wickham offers both a new conception of Europe from the medieval period and the provocation of revision of exactly how and why, in the Middle Ages the material material
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