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The church at war : the military activities of bishops, abbots, and other clergy in England, c.900-1200 / Daniel M.G. Gerrard.

Author:
Gerrard, Daniel M. G. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
xiv, 320 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Church, faith, and culture in the Medieval West. [More in this series]
  • Church, faith, and culture in the medieval West
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-309) and index.
Contents:
Occasions and participants -- Fighting clergy in battle and on campaign -- Military power and practice -- Prelates and their warriors -- Prelates and their fortresses -- Spiritual weapons in secular warfare -- Delegated powers and marcher lords -- Responses -- Canonical responses -- Political and judicial responses -- Narrative responses.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • History.
  • Military history.
ISBN:
  • 9781472423757 (hardback)
  • 1472423755 (hardback)
  • (ebook)
LCCN:
2016013997
OCLC:
948089686
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