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Published: 28 February 2014

352 Pages | 4 Maps, 2 Figures, 2 Diagrams

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719084690

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Chronicles of the Investiture Contest

Frutolf of Michelsberg and his continuators

T. J. H. McCarthy

Published by Manchester University Press

Manchester Medieval Sources MUP

  • Ideal teaching resource
  • The only English translation of Frutolf of Michelsberg's Chronicle, one of the most important historical works of the central middle ages and the sole eye-witness account of the Crusade of 1101
  • An essential source for the historical literature of the conflict between empire and papacy
  • The only English translation of any narrative sources for the reign of Henry V of Germany
  • The only current book that translates primary sources viewing the Investiture Contest from the imperial rather than the papal perspective