European Frontier
Clashes & Compromises in the Middle Ages
[In English & German]

Edited By Jorn Staecker, et al.
November 2004
Almqvist & Wiksell International
ISBN: 9122020721
314 pages, Illustrated, 8 " x 12"
$110.00 Hardcover


Contents include: European Identity - Myth or Reality?, The Medieval Catholic World-system and the Making of Europe, "Europe" Around the Year 1000 as Seen from the Papal, Imperial and Central-European Perspectives, The Concept of "Europeanisation" on the Baltic Rim as Seen From the East, Culture Clash or Compromise? The Notion of Boundary in the Utilization of Wilderness Areas, Emerging Ethnonyms, Ethnicity and Archaeology, Integration, Interaction and Identities, Crusades, Pilgrimages and European Policy - the King as Traveler, Danish Lords and Slavonic Rulers, Art as a Medium in Defining "Us" and "Them" - the Ornamentation on Runestones in Relation to the Question of "Europeanization", Coins from 14th - 17th Century Burials in Lithuania, Medieval Gotland - Churches, Chronologies and Crusades, Christian and non-Christian Holy Sites in Medieval Estonia: A Reflection of Ecclesiastical Attitudes towards Popular Religion.


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