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Agesilaus

in The Shorter Writings

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501718496
eISBN:
9781501718519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501718496.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Translation of and Interpretive essay on Xenophon’s Agesilaus. The essay offers a close reading of Xenophon’s “encomium” of the Spartan King Agesilaus. It does so in the hope of contributing to the ... More


Empire of Merit: The July Monarchy and the Algerian War

Jennifer E. Sessions

in By Sword and Plow: France and the Conquest of Algeria

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449758
eISBN:
9780801454479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449758.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses Algeria's place in the official culture of the Orléans monarchy. Like Charles X before him, King Louis-Philippe d'Orléans pinned the legitimacy of his July Monarchy to the ... More


Introduction

Lucy K. Pick

in Her Father's Daughter: Gender, Power, and Religion in the Early Spanish Kingdoms

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501714320
eISBN:
9781501714344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714320.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter introduces the group of royal women at the heart of this study, explains why earlier theories of the power of medieval women are not adequate for understanding the roles of these women ... More


Pope Boniface VIII’s Bull Gloria Laus (11 August 1297)

M. Cecilia Gaposchkin and Sean L. Field (eds)

in The Sanctity of Louis IX: Early Lives of Saint Louis by Geoffrey of Beaulieu and William of Chartres

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451379
eISBN:
9780801469145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451379.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter contains Boniface VIII's bull of canonization, which marks the official recognition of Louis' sanctity and represents the way in which he was now being remembered and modeled as saint. ... More


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