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Aristocracy in Provence

the Rhône Basin at the dawn of the Carolingian age

by Patrick J. Geary

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Published by Hiersemann in Stuttgart .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- France -- Provence -- History.,
  • Nobility -- France -- Provence -- History.,
  • Upper classes -- France -- Provence -- History.,
  • Provence (France) -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTestamentum Abbonis.
    Statementby Patrick J. Geary.
    SeriesMonographien zur Geschichte des Mittelalters -- Bd.31
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,176p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15287062M
    ISBN 103777285137

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    Nancy Goldstone’s book Four Queens was an interesting book to read on the heels of Herman’s Sex with the Queen.. Goldstone’s book examines the lives of Marguerite, Eleanor, Sanchia and Beatrice, daughters of the Count of Provence and the contribution they made to European politics in the 13th century by marrying extremely well, with each becoming a queen. Charles X (), king of France and Navarre (). He was the grandson of Louis XV and younger brother of kings Louis XVI and Louis s was known as Charles Philippe, comte d'Artois, until he became king. During the French Revolution he was one of the leaders of the émigrés. Charles X was the last senior Bourbon to rule : 29 May , Reims Cathedral.


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Aristocracy in Provence book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Geary goes into as much detail as the sources allow in describing the Rhône aristocracy, but the lack of a narrative make it solely a resource for scholars, not worth the time of most armchair medievalists.

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