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Author Milliman, Paul.

Title "The slippery memory of men" : the place of Pomerania in the medieval Kingdom of Poland / by Paul Milliman
Published Leiden : Brill, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xv, 319 pages) : maps
Series East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages, 450-1450, 1872-8103 ; v. 21
East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages, 450-1450 ; v. 21.
Contents A iugo principum Polonie, a iugo Theutonicorum : Pomerania and the south Baltic frontier of Latin Christendom in the early thirteenth century -- Dealing with the past and planning for the future : contested memories, conflicted loyalties, and the partition and donation of Pomerania in the late thirteenth century -- The restorations of the Kingdom of Poland and the foundation of the Teutonic Ordensstaat at the turn of the fourteenth century -- Immortalis Discordia : eternal enmity, massacre, and memorialization in the German-Polish borderlands -- Pomerania between Poland and Prussia : lordship, ethnicity, territoriality, and memory -- Appendix 1: The Procurator-General of the Teutonic Knights pleads his case to the Papal Curia concerning the Gdansk Massacre, 1310 -- Appendix 2: The claims submitted by the Polish Procurators in 1320 -- Appendix 3: The claims submitted by the Royal Procurator in 1339
Summary The Slippery Memory of Men analyzes how during the early fourteenth century a discourse of eternal enmity was created between the Teutonic Knights and the rulers of Poland as these former allies contended over the disputed region of Pomerania
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from pdf information screen (Ebsco, viewed February 6, 2013)
Subject Teutonic Knights -- History -- To 1500
Teutonic Knights
Borderlands -- Poland -- History -- To 1500
Borderlands -- Germany -- History -- To 1500
HISTORY -- Europe -- Germany.
International relations
Pomerania (Poland and Germany) -- History
Poland -- History -- 14th century.
Pomerania (Poland and Germany) -- Relations -- Poland
Poland -- Relations -- Pomerania (Poland and Germany)
Europe -- Pomerania
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789004243804
Other Titles Place of Pomerania in the medieval Kingdom of Poland