Item description for Raiding Saint Peter: Empty Sees, Violence, and the Initiation of the Great Western Schism (1378) (Brill's Series in Church History) by Joelle Rollo-Koster...
Throughout the European Middle Ages, the death of high-ranking prelates was usually interwoven with violent practices. During Empty Sees, mobs ransacked bishops' and popes' properties to loot their movable goods.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.7" Height: 9.75" Weight: 1.34 lbs.
Release Date Mar 15, 2008
ISBN 9004165606 ISBN13 9789004165601
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More About Joelle Rollo-Koster
Joelle Rollo-Koster, Ph.D. (1992) in History, SUNY Binghamton, is Professor of Medieval History at the University of Rhode Island. She has published on the papacy, papal Avignon, and the Great Western Schism, including her most recent Raiding Saint Peter: Empty Sees, Violence, and the Initiation of the Great Western Schism (1378) (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2008). Thomas M. Izbicki, Ph.D. (1973) in History, Cornell University, is a Humanities Librarian at Rutgers University. He has published on the late medieval papacy, including Pope Pius II, Cardinal Juan de Torquemada OP, and Cardinal Nicholas of Cusa. His most recent book is Nicholas of Cusa, Writings on Church and Reform (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008).
Joelle Rollo-Koster currently resides in the state of Rhode Island.