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Kingship
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Kingship was omnipresent during the Middles Ages. Aside from a few locally confined exceptions, kingship was the self-evident, "natural" form of political organization in the period from 500 to 1500 (→royal dominion). As the most i…

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Karl Ubl, “Kingship”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 23 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033680>
First published online: 2016



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