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Author Vanderputten, Steven, author

Title Imagining religious leadership in the Middle Ages : Richard of Saint-Vanne and the politics of reform / Steven Vanderputten
Published Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 244 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Imagining Richard in medieval and modern historiography -- Ecclesiastical office, religious virtuosity, and the apostolic imperative -- Imagining Saint-Vanne -- Founder and head of many monasteries -- Converting the laity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Richard, Abbot of Saint-Vanne, -1046.
Abbots -- France -- Biography.
Christian leadership -- Catholic Church -- History.
Monasticism and religious orders -- France -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500
Religious leaders -- France -- Biography.
France -- Church history -- 987-1515.
Genre/Form Biography.
Church history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801456304 (electronic bk)
9780801456305 (electronic bk)