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Bernard S Bachrach

Bernard S Bachrach

Department of History 1114 HellerH 271 19th Ave S

Department Affiliations


  • early Angevin history
  • Fulk Nerra
  • Medieval Europe before 1200
  • medieval military
  • Renaissance


  • State-Building in Medieval France: Studies in Early Angevin History. Bachrach, Bernard, London: Variorum, 1995.
  • Pirenne and Charlemagne. Bachrach, Bernard, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998.
  • Fulk Nerra-the Neo Roman Consul: A Political Biography of the Angevin Count (987-1040). Bachrach, Bernard, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.

Professional Activities

  • Editor and co-founding editor of Medieval Prosopography
  • Founding editor of Res Mitiraris


  • CEE Distinguished Teaching Award by the University of Minnesota, 1993
  • College of Liberal Arts Scholars of the College, University of Minnesota, 2000
  • McKnight Research Award

Courses Taught

  • Hist 1905 - Freshman Seminar
  • Hist 5900 - Topics in European/Medieval History
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