The Making Of Europe: Conquest, Colonization And Cultural Change, 950-1350
- Publish Date: 1994-08-23
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Robert Bartlett
From our twentieth-century perspective, we tend to think of the Europe of the past as a colonizer, a series of empires that conquered lands beyond their borders and forced European cultural values on other peoples. This provocative book shows that Europe in the Middle Ages was as much a product of a process of conquest and colonization as it was later a colonizer.