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By David Abulafia

Quantity five brings jointly stories of the political, spiritual, social and fiscal heritage of the full of Europe and of the Mediterranean global among approximately 1198 and 1300. finished insurance of the advancements in western Europe is balanced via consciousness to the east of Europe, together with the Byzantine international, and the Islamic lands in Spain, north Africa and the Levant. Thematic articles examine the tremendous arts, the vernacular, communications and different facets of a interval within which the frontiers of Latin Christendom have been increasing vigorously outward. cognizance is also paid to the frontier societies that emerged in Spain, the Baltic and the Mediterranean islands.

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