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By Isabel Alfonso Anton, Professor of Arabic Hugh Kennedy, Julio Escalona Monge

This quantity offers a range of papers exploring the methods wherein medieval powers sought to legitimize themselves, the political discourses in which this used to be effected, and a variety of comparable difficulties. The six chapters partially I examine specific instances during which procedures of legitimation will be obvious at paintings, so as to disentangle the wide variety of concepts and assets deployed through competing actors in a given context. half II gathers 5 articles discussing the categorical discourses of legitimation contained in a textual content or crew of similar texts, that allows you to reveal their intricacies and their relating the way in which historians examine their assets. The e-book purports to be of relevance for readers drawn to new methods of coming near near the background of strength. With contributions via Frances Andrews, Carlos Estepa, Paul Fouracre, Chris Given-Wilson, Piotr G?recki, Patrick Henriet, Jos? Antonio Jara Fuente, Cristina Jular P?rez-Alfaro and Stephen D. White.

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And trans. M. Wallace-Hadrill (London: 1960). Secondary works Airlie S. (1999) “Narratives of Triumph and Rituals of Submission: Charlemagne’s Mastering of Bavaria”, Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 6th series, 9 (1999) 93–119. Becher M. (1994) “Der sogenannte Staatsstreich Grimoalds. Versuch einer Neubewertung”, in Karl Martel in seiner Zeit, ed. J. Jarnut, U. Nonn, M. Richter, Beihefte der Francia 37 (Sigmaringen: 1994) 119–47. Breukelaar A. (1994) Historiography and Episcopal Authority in sixth-century Gaul: The Histories of Gregory of Tours interpreted in their historical context (Göttingen: 1994).

Charlemagne (Manchester forthcoming). —— and Gerberding R. (1996) Late Merovingian France. History and Hagiography 640–720 (Manchester: 1996). 26   Ganz D. (1995) “The ideology of sharing: apostolic community and ecclesiastical property in the early middle ages”, in W. Davies and P. ), Property and Power in the Early Middle Ages (Cambridge: 1995) 17–30. Gerberding R. (1987) The Rise of the Carolingians and the Liber Historiae Francorum (Oxford 1987). Goffart W. (1988) The Narrators of Barbarian History (Princeton: 1988).

What follows are the agreements made at the last three meetings. Two placita charters from 693 and 697 both dated to the kalends of march have lists of the magnates who were sitting in tribunal, which suggests that the tribunal was drawn from those who were gathered for the Marchfield assembly: MGH Diplomata Merovingicarum Regum Francorum e stirpe Merovingica nos. 141, 149.   8 decision making and judgements were part of this annual meeting. Apart from being very practical meetings which served to communicate orders to a gathering of magnates drawn from every region, the assemblies were also an organ of legitimation, both for the power of the king, and for the power of the magnates.

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