Roman Barbarians

The Royal Court and Culture in the Early Medieval West
Author(s): 
Hen, Yitzhak
ISBN: 
9780333786659
Date published: 
November 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£45.00

This study investigates the place of the royal court and the operation of patronage in several European kingdoms in the early Middle Ages. It seeks to identify the roots of later medieval developments, and especially of the Carolingian Renaissance, in the centuries immediately succeeding the period of Roman rule.