Prince, pen, and sword : Eurasian perspectives

Full title: Prince, pen, and sword : Eurasian perspectives / edited by Maaike van Berkel, Jeroen Duindam.
Other authors: Berkel, Maaike van, (Editor)
Duindam, Jeroen Frans Jozef, 1962- (Editor)
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Table of Contents:
  • Rulers and elites in global history : introductory observations / Jeroen Duindam
  • The court as a meeting point : cohesion, competition, control / Jeroen Duindam
  • Not of this world ...? Religious power and imperial rule in Eurasia, ca. thirteenth
  • ca. eighteenth century / Peter Rietbergen
  • The warband in the making of Eurasian empires / Jos Gommans
  • The people of the pen : self-perceptions of status and role in the administration of empires and polities / Maaike van Berkel
  • The Golden Horde, the Spanish Habsburg monarchy, and the construction of ruling dynasties / Marie Favereau Doumenjou and Liesbeth Geevers
  • Narratives of kingship in fictional literature / Richard van Leeuwen
  • Prince, pen and sword : Eurasian perspectives / Jeroen Duindam.