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The Resource The forge of Christendom : the end of days and the epic rise of the West, Tom Holland

The forge of Christendom : the end of days and the epic rise of the West, Tom Holland

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The forge of Christendom : the end of days and the epic rise of the West
Title
The forge of Christendom
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the end of days and the epic rise of the West
Statement of responsibility
Tom Holland
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In AD 900, few would have guessed that the splintering kingdoms of Christendom were candidates for future greatness. Hemmed in by implacable enemies on three sides, and by ocean on the fourth, it seemed that the Christian people had nowhere to turn. Indeed, there were many who feared<U+2014>cast in the Millennium<U+2019>s shadow<U+2014>that they were nearing the time when the Antichrist would appear, drowning the world in blood and heralding its end
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Summary
Examines the Christian community's sense of foreboding and anticipation of the widely anticipated Second Coming of Christ in the Middle Ages and discusses the rise of Western civilization in the eleventh and twelfth centuries
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317699
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DLC
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Holland, Tom
Dewey number
270.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BR145.3
LC item number
.H65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Church history
Target audience
adult
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the end of days and the epic rise of the West
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The forge of Christendom : the end of days and the epic rise of the West, Tom Holland
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Publication
Note
Originally published as: Millennium : the end of the world and the forging of Christendom. London : Little, Brown, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-462) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxix, 476 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385520584
Lccn
2009000868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 251203997
  • (OCoLC)251203997
Label
The forge of Christendom : the end of days and the epic rise of the West, Tom Holland
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Millennium : the end of the world and the forging of Christendom. London : Little, Brown, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxix, 476 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385520584
Lccn
2009000868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 251203997
  • (OCoLC)251203997

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