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    DescriptionA unique and enlightening look at Europe's so-called Dark Ages Defying the conventional Dark Ages view of European history between A.D. 400 and 1000, award-winning historian Chris Wickham presents "The Inheritance of Rome," a work of remarkable scope and rigorous yet accessible scholarship. Drawing on a wealth of new material and featuring a thoughtful synthesis of historical and archaeological approaches, Wickham agues that these centuries were critical in the formulation of European identity. From Ireland to Constantinople, the Baltic to the Mediterranean, the narrative constructs a vivid portrait of the vast and varied world of Goths, Franks, Vandals, Arabs, Saxons, and Vikings. Groundbreaking and full of fascinating revelations, "The Inheritance of Rome" offers a fresh understanding of the crucible in which Europe would ultimately be created.


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    Title
    The Inheritance of Rome
    Subtitle
    Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Chichele Professor of Medieval History Chris Wickham
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 650
    Width: 141 mm
    Height: 213 mm
    Thickness: 37 mm
    Weight: 594 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780143117421
    ISBN 10: 0143117424
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1D
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.3
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/MEDIVL
    B&T General Subject: 431
    B&T Approval Code: A14203000
    BIC subject category V2: HBLC1
    B&T Approval Code: A14202040
    BISAC V2.8: HIS010000, HIS002020
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    DC22: 940.12
    DC21: 940.12
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    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    DC22: 940.1/2
    LC classification: CB351 .W49 2010
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    Thema V1.0: NHD, NHDJ
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Illustrations note
    black & white halftones, maps
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    Penguin USA
    Publication date
    03 August 2010
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY