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The Resource The bright ages : a new history of medieval Europe, Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry

The bright ages : a new history of medieval Europe, Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry

Label
The bright ages : a new history of medieval Europe
Title
The bright ages
Title remainder
a new history of medieval Europe
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry
Title variation
  • New history of medieval Europe
  • Medieval Europe
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A lively and magisterial popular history that refutes common misperceptions of the European Middle Ages, showing the beauty and communion that flourished alongside the dark brutality--a brilliant reflection of humanity itself."--Dust jacket
Cataloging source
SDD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gabriele, Matthew
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D117
LC item number
.P47 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Perry, David M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Ages
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • World history
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
The bright ages : a new history of medieval Europe, Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bright Ages -- Shimmering stars on the Adriatic -- The gleaming tiles of New Rome -- Dawn in Jerusalem -- A golden hen and the walls of Rome -- Sunlight on a northern field -- A towering ivory tusk -- A ship aflame on the Volga -- A golden girl in France -- The brilliant jewels of the heavenly Jerusalem -- The sun-dappled towers in a city of three religions -- Divine light reflecting off the Nile -- A radiant white hind with the antlers of the stag -- Cities on fire -- Stained glass and the smell of burning books -- Glistening snow on the Eastern Steppe -- Quiet candles and falling stars -- Stars above an octagonal dome -- The Dark Ages
Control code
on1287239707
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 307 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780062980892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1287239707
Label
The bright ages : a new history of medieval Europe, Matthew Gabriele and David M. Perry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bright Ages -- Shimmering stars on the Adriatic -- The gleaming tiles of New Rome -- Dawn in Jerusalem -- A golden hen and the walls of Rome -- Sunlight on a northern field -- A towering ivory tusk -- A ship aflame on the Volga -- A golden girl in France -- The brilliant jewels of the heavenly Jerusalem -- The sun-dappled towers in a city of three religions -- Divine light reflecting off the Nile -- A radiant white hind with the antlers of the stag -- Cities on fire -- Stained glass and the smell of burning books -- Glistening snow on the Eastern Steppe -- Quiet candles and falling stars -- Stars above an octagonal dome -- The Dark Ages
Control code
on1287239707
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 307 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780062980892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1287239707

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