By Joanna Story

ISBN-10: 0754601242

ISBN-13: 9780754601241

The Anglo-Saxon impression at the Carolingian international has lengthy been regarded through historians of the early medieval interval. Wilhelm Levison, particularly, has drawn cognizance to the significance of the Anglo-Saxon contribution to the cultural and ecclesiastical improvement of Carolingian Francia within the important many years of the 8th century. what's less time-honored is the opposite strategy, during which Francia and Carolingian strategies got here to steer modern Anglo-Saxon tradition. during this publication Dr tale bargains an enormous contribution to the topic of medieval cultural exchanges, concentrating on the measure to which Frankish rules and ideas have been followed through Anglo-Saxon rulers. in addition, via targeting the secular context and ideas of secular govt in place of the extra regularly occurring ecclesiastical and missionary concentration of Levison's paintings, this booklet bargains a counterweight to the present scholarship, supplying a way more balanced review of the topic. via this reassessment, in accordance with an in depth research of up to date manuscripts - really the Northumbrian assets - Dr tale bargains a clean perception into the area of early medieval Europe.

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