|Statement||by James Bryce.|
|LC Classifications||DD90 .B952 1978|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||lii, 575 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||575|
|LC Control Number||75041045|
Wilson is an assured guide through the millennium-long labyrinth of papal-imperial relations' Literary Review A great, sprawling, ancient and unique entity, the Holy Roman Empire, from its founding by Charlemagne to its destruction by Napoleon a millennium later, formed the heart of 4/5(77). Holy Roman Empire (Illustrated) and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(59). The Holy Roman Empire, described as not being holy, Roman, or an Empire (by Voltaire), is given a full and thorough historical treatment in this book written by Bayard Taylor. When reading this you may need a scorecard to keep all the names straight, but this is, in my humble opinion, exactly what needs to be read and understood when trying to /5. The Holy Roman Empire by Peter H. Wilson, , download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook.
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-- Christopher Kissane * The Guardian * As vast and capacious as the empire it describes, his book is as definitive a study of its subject as one could hope to read The Holy Roman Empire /5(). Insightful nuanced overview of the ideology of 1, years of the Holy Roman Empire. A chronological history of the concepts within the ideology of the Holy Roman Empire. It's duality of a universal church and a universal ruling system that nurtures and give birth to its eventual evolution to today. flag Like see review/5. Heart of Europe is one of those books which can rightfully be called a tome: a sprawling history of the Holy Roman Empire from its beginnings with Charlemagne to its dismantling by Napoleon to the ways in which the Empire has been used and abused by modern historians and politicians. I'm giving it a four stars out of five largely out of sheer respect for the /5. The Holy Roman Empire survived for over 1, years--and its institutions, ideas, and political divisions haunt Europe still. Starting with Charlemagne's coronation on Christmas day , and ending with the illegal suspension of the Empire by Francis II in , this ambitious and comprehensive history examines the status of the Emperor, meaning of kingship and /5.