The King’s Bishops

The Politics of Patronage in England and Normandy, 1066–1216

  • Authors
  • Everett U. Crosby

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Everett U. Crosby
    Pages 1-4
  3. Everett U. Crosby
    Pages 5-16
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    Pages 17-33
  5. Everett U. Crosby
    Pages 35-49
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    Pages 51-58
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 279-519

About this book

Introduction

This is the first detailed comparative study of patronage as an instrument of power in the relations between kings and bishops in England and Normandy after the Conquest. Esteemed medievalist Everett U. Crosby considers new perspectives of medieval state-building and the vexed relations between secular and ecclesiastical authority.

Keywords

comparative England Medieval Literature medievalist Middle Ages policy politics structure time

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137352125
  • Copyright Information Everett U. Crosby 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45566-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-35212-5
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