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Pirenne, Henri 1862-1935

Overview
Works: 778 works in 3,248 publications in 12 languages and 27,426 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Personal narratives‡vBelgian  Diaries  Concordances  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Correspondent, Other, Collaborator, Creator, Collector, Annotator, Recipient, Director, Compiler
Classifications: D121, 940.1
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Medieval cities : their origins and the revival of trade by Henri Pirenne( Book )

233 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amidst the ruins left first by the breakdown of classical civilization, and then by the fury of the Northmen, trade and urban life began to revive in Europe in the tenth and eleventh centuries, ending the Dark Ages and opening the period of Medieval civilization. This is the story of this revival. [Back cover]
Mohammed and Charlemagne by Henri Pirenne( Book )

248 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohammed and Charlemagne by the great French historian, Henri Pirenne, is not merely biographical, although it does record what little is known about the lives of Mohammed and Charlemagne. Mohammed and Charlemagne is rather a recreation of the forces which broke classical civilization in the West and provided for the emergence of a new Europe
Economic and social history of medieval Europe by Henri Pirenne( Book )

173 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the character and general movement of the economic and social evolution of Europe from the end of the Roman Empire to the mid-fifteenth century
A history of Europe from the invasions to the XVI century by Henri Pirenne( Book )

243 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1939, this is a reissue of Henri Pirenne's extremely popular and influential history of Europe in the Middle Ages. It begins with the Barbarian and Musulman invasions in the fifth century AD, which signalled the end of the Roman world in the West, and ends in the middle of the sixteenth century with the Renaissance and the Reformation. Universally praised for its detailed and impartial approach, this reissue will be very welcome news to both students of medieval history and to the general reader seeking a definitive review of the period
Early democracies in the Low Countries; urban society and political conflict in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by Henri Pirenne( Book )

79 editions published between 1910 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Europe by Henri Pirenne( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire économique de l'Occident médiéval by Henri Pirenne( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte Europas im Mittelalter. by Henri Pirenne( Book )

42 editions published between 1900 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wirtschaftsgeschichte / Europa
La fin du moyen âge by Henri Pirenne( Book )

23 editions published between 1931 and 1946 in French and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Belgique et la guerre mondiale by Henri Pirenne( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, Americans and British were riveted by the invasion and occupation of Belgium. Over 5,500 innocent civilians were executed in August 1914, over 2 million fled to the Netherlands, France and Britain, and the 5 million remaining in the country faced mass starvation. The great medieval historian Henri Pirenne (1862-1935) provides
Historia económica y social de la Edad Media by Henri Pirenne( Book )

76 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les villes et les institutions urbaines by Henri Pirenne( Book )

32 editions published in 1939 in French and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de Belgique by Henri Pirenne( Book )

39 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La civilisation occidentale au moyen âge du XIe au milieu du XVe siècle by Henri Pirenne( Book )

28 editions published between 1933 and 1941 in French and English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of Charles the Good, count of Flanders by Galbert( Book )

15 editions published in 1891 in French and Latin and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1127 Charles the Good, count of Flanders, was surrounded by assassins while at prayer and killed by a sword blow to the forehead. His murder upset the fragile balance of power between England, France, and the Holy Roman Empire, giving rise to a bloody civil war while impacting the commercial life of medieval Europe. The eyewitness account by the Flemish cleric Galbert of Bruges of the assassination and the struggle for power that ensued is the only journal to have survived from twelfth century Europe. This new translation by medieval studies expert Jeff Rider greatly improves upon all previous versions, substantially advancing scholarship on the Middle Ages while granting new life and immediacy to Galbert's well informed and courageously candid narrative."--Publisher's description
Maometto e Carlomagno by Henri Pirenne( Book )

39 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fin du Moyen âge. 1285-1453 by Henri Pirenne( Book )

32 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire du Moyen âge by Henri Pirenne( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 1941 in French and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre de l'abbé Guillaume de Ryckel (1249-1272) Polyptyque et comptes de l'abbaye de Saint-Trond au milieu du XIIIe siècle by Guillaume( Book )

26 editions published between 1896 and 1981 in French and Latin and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Economic and social history of medieval Europe
Alternative Names
Henri Pirenn

Henri Pirenne Belgian historian

Henri Pirenne belgický historik

Henri Pirenne Belgisch historicus (1862-1935)

Henri Pirenne belgischer Historiker

Henri Pirenne mediëvist uit België (1862-1935)

Henri Pirenne storico belga

Henricus Pirenne

Pirenne, H.

Pirenne, H. 1862-1935

Pirenne, H. (Henri), 1862-1935

Pirenne Henri

Pirenne, Henry 1862-1935

Pirenne, Henryk 1862-1935

Pirenne, Jean Henri 1862-1935

Pirenne, Jean Henri Otto Lucien Marie

Pirenne, Jean Henri Otto Lucien Marie 1862-1935

Pirenne, M. Henri.

Ανρί Πιρέν

Анри Пирен

Анрі Піренн

Пиренн, А 1862-1935

Пиренн, А. (Анри), 1862-1935

Пиренн, Анри

Пиренн, Анри 1862-1935

Піренн, Анрі 1862-1935

אנרי פירן

פירן, אנרי

هنري بيرين

هنري بيرين، 1862-1935

ہنری پرین

피렌, 앙리 1862-1935

アンリ・ピレンヌ

ピレンヌ, H.

ピレンヌ, アンリ

亨利·皮雷納

彼楞

皮雷纳, 亨利

Languages
French (608)

English (544)

Spanish (151)

Italian (123)

German (92)

Dutch (15)

Turkish (9)

Latin (7)

Chinese (6)

Japanese (3)

Swedish (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Mohammed and CharlemagneEconomic and social history of medieval EuropeA history of Europe from the invasions to the XVI centuryEarly democracies in the Low Countries; urban society and political conflict in the Middle Ages and the RenaissanceHistoria económica y social de la Edad MediaThe origins of the Middle Ages; Pirenne's challenge to Gibbon