x, 492 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
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East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages, 450-1450 ; v. 2.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -482) and index.
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Conflict and coexistence: the local population of the Carpathian Basin under Avar rule (sixth to seventh century) / Tivadar Vida Avar chronology revisited, and the question of ethnicity in the Avar Qaganate / Peter Stadler New remarks on the flow of Byzantine coins in Avaria and Walachia during the second half of the seventh century / Peter Somogyi Bulgars in the Lower Danube region: a survey of the archaeological evidence and of the state of current research / Uwe Fiedler Avar-age metalworking technologies in the Carpathian Basin (sixth to eighth century) / Orsolya Heinrich-Tamaska Two worlds, one hoard: what do metal finds from the foreststeppe belt speak about? / Bartlomiej Szymon-Szmoniewski The earliest Avar-age stirrups, or the "stirrup controversy" revisited / Florin Curta A note on the "Hungarian sabers" of medieval Bulgaria / Valeri Iotov Danube Bulgaria and Khazaria as part of the Byzantine oikoumene / Veselina Vachkova From 'steppe' to Christian empire and back: Bulgaria between 800 and 1100 / Tsvetelin Stepanov A broken mirror: the Kipcak world in the thirteenth century / Dimitri Korobeinikov The Cuman bishopric-genesis and evolution / Victor Spinei.