Between Church and State: The Lives of Four French Prelates in the Late Middle Ages

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For the past several decades, French historians have emphasized the writing of history in terms of structures, cultures, and mentalities, an approach exemplified by proponents of the "Annales" school. With this volume, Bernard Guenee, himself associated with the "Annalistes," marks a decisive break with this dominant mode of French historiography. Still recognizing the "Annalistes"' indispensable contribution, Guenee turns to the genre of biography as a way to attend more closely to chance, to individual events and ...

Between Church and State: The Lives of Four French Prelates in the Late Middle Ages 1990, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226310329

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