By Adriaan Verhulst
Verhulst examines fifteen cities, normally positioned at the rivers Meuse and Scheldt and alongside the North beach of modern Belgium, Holland and France. He information the effect of political, army, ecclesiastical, financial and social components at the improvement of cities from industry cities to commercial facilities. prepared chronologically, the publication charts the payment and next progress of the cities from the fourth to the 12th centuries. good illustrated with maps and with an entire bibliography, this ebook will end up crucial examining for college students and students of historic and concrete geography.