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Published: 21 April 2016

280 Pages | 1


ISBN: 9780190279363

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The Empire at the End of Time

Identity and Reform in Late Medieval German Prophecy

Frances Courtney Kneupper

  • Introduces several unstudied and unedited eschatological prophecies to the scholarly community
  • Contextualizes these prophecies by offering a survey of the manuscripts' owners, situations, and locations
  • Provides insights into a larger conversation about anticlericalism in German-speaking Europe
  • Illuminates questions of how and when German-speaking Europe became a self-conscious political community

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