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The legend of Charlemagne in the Middle Ages : power, faith, and crusade /

Other Authors: Gabriele, Matthew., Stuckey, Jace.
Format: Book
Published: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
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Table of Contents:
  • Greatness contested and confirmed: the raw materials of the Charlemagne legend / Thomas F.X. Noble
  • KARLOVS MAGNVS or KARLOVS FELIX: the making of Charlemagne's reputation and legend / Paul Edward Dutton
  • Al-Hakim, Charlemagne, and the destruction of the church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem in the writings of Ademar of Chabannes / Daniel F. Callahan
  • Godfrey of Bouillon versus Raymond of Saint-Gilles: how Carolingian kingship trumped Millenarianism at the end of the first Crusade / Jay Rubenstein
  • Charlemagne's legacy and Anglo-Norman Imperium in Henry of Huntington's Historia Anglorum / Wendy Marie Hoofnagle
  • Charlemagne as saint? relics and the choice of window subjects at Chartres cathedral / Elizabeth Pastan
  • Charlemagne as crusader? memory, propaganda, and the many uses of Charlemagne's legendary expedition to Spain / Jace Stuckey
  • Charlemagne as pilgrim? request for relics in the Descriptio qualiter and the Voyage of Charlemagne / Anne Latowsky.