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Princedom
(1,433 words)

Princedom as a king-like, quasi-autonomous dominion arose in the Early Middle Ages, in a variety of ways. Independent but tributary princedoms formed on the periphery of the large kingdoms that emerge…

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Karl Ubl, “Princedom”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033681>
First published online: 2016



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