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  1. Knights

    Knights: Chivalry and Violence [Paperback]

    John Sadler and Rosie Serdiville

    £7.99

    ISBN: 9781612005171
    Published by : Casemate UK
    Series: Casemate Short History
    Originally warriors mounted on horseback, knights became associated with the concept of chivalry as it was popularised in medieval European literature. Knights were expected to fight bravely and honourably and be loyal to their lord until death if... .... Learn More
  2. Frederick the Second: Wonder of the World 1194-1250

    Frederick the Second: Wonder of the World 1194-1250 [Hardback]

    Ernst Kantorowicz (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781789540833
    Published by : Head of Zeus
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    Known as the 'stupor mundi' - the wonder of the world - Holy Roman Emperor Frederick the Second led one of those extraordinary lives that was full of unimaginable drama and achievement. Born in 1194, Frederick was the son of emperor Henry II and C... .... Learn More
  3. The Fourth Crusade: Event and Context

    The Fourth Crusade: Event and Context [Hardback]

    Michael J Angold (Author)

    £90.00

    ISBN: 9781138144507
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Medieval World
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  4. Sicily

    Sicily: Heritage of the World [Paperback]

    Dirk Booms (Editor); Peter John Higgs (Editor)

    £40.00

    ISBN: 9780861592227
    Published by : British Museum Press
    Series: British Museum Research Publications
    Volume: 222
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    The island of Sicily is at the heart of the Mediterranean and from ancient times to the present day it has been a hub of migration and settlement. Following on from the British Museum’s critically acclaimed 2016 exhibition Sicily: culture and conq... .... Learn More
  5. Lombard Legacy

    Lombard Legacy: Cultural Strategies and the Visual Arts in Early Medieval Italy [Hardback]

    John Mitchell (Author)

    £150.00

    ISBN: 9781904597346
    Published by : Pindar Press
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    Using the great south-Italian monastery of San Vincenzo al Volturno, one of the best preserved monasteries of the earliest Middle Ages, as a case-study and heuristic paradigm, John Mitchell has engaged in a wide-ranging examination of the ways in ... .... Learn More
  6. The Contemporary Chronicles of the Wars of the Roses

    The Contemporary Chronicles of the Wars of the Roses [Hardback]

    Dan Embree (Editor); M. Teresa Tavormina (Editor)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781783273645
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer
    Series: Medieval Chronicles S.
    Volume: v. 6
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    The nine chronicles edited here are the principal surviving historical narratives of the Wars of the Roses written in English by men who lived through those wars. There are other chronicles which take a wider view, and thousands of other documents... .... Learn More
  7. Raymond of Saint-Gilles: Occitanian Culture and Piety in the Time of the First Crusade

    Raymond of Saint-Gilles: Occitanian Culture and Piety in the Time of the First Crusade [Hardback]

    Thomas Lecaque (Author)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9781472473615
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Rulers of the Latin East
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    When Raymond of Saint-Gilles died in the castle of Mons Peregrinorum, in what is today Lebanon, he left behind a realm that had grown from a fortress, a single town and a half share of a monastery to fourteen counties, covering much of southern Fr... .... Learn More
  8. Shadow King: The Life and Death of Henry VI

    Shadow King: The Life and Death of Henry VI [Hardback]

    Lauren Johnson (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781784979638
    Published by : Head of Zeus
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    First-born son of a warrior father who defeated the French at Agincourt, Henry VI of the House Lancaster inherited the crown not only of England but also of France, at a time when Plantagenet dominance over the Valois dynasty was at its glorious h... .... Learn More
  9. Nebuchadnezzar's Dream: The Crusades, Apocalyptic Prophecy, and the End of History

    Nebuchadnezzar's Dream: The Crusades, Apocalyptic Prophecy, and the End of History [Hardback]

    Jay Rubenstein (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9780190274207
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    In 1099, the soldiers of the First Crusade took Jerusalem. As the news of this victory spread throughout Medieval Europe, it felt nothing less than miraculous and dream-like, to such an extent that many believed history itself had been fundamental... .... Learn More
  10. Pier Candido Decembrio: Lives of the Milanese Tyrants

    Pier Candido Decembrio: Lives of the Milanese Tyrants [Hardback]

    Gary Ianziti (Editor); Massimo Zaggia (Editor)

    £19.95

    ISBN: 9780674987524
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: The I Tatti Renaissance Library
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    Lives of the Milanese Tyrants brings together two biographies by the most important Milanese humanist of the early fifteenth century. Pier Candido Decembrio (1399-1477) served as secretary and envoy to the bizarre and powerful Filippo Maria Viscon... .... Learn More

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