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  1. Fama

    Fama: The Politics of Talk and Reputation in Medieval Europe [Paperback]

    Thelma S. Fenster (Author); Daniel Lord Smail (Editor)

    Regular Price: £24.99

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    ISBN: 9780801488573
    Published by : Cornell University Press
    Gossip was as common and as popular in the medieval period as it is today and was the subject of much literary discussion. These nine papers from a conference held at Fordham University in 2000 focus on fama, or talk in the medieval period and how... .... Learn More
  2. The History of Anti-Semitism

    The History of Anti-Semitism: From the Time of Christ to the Court Jews [Hardback]

    Leon Poliakov (Author)

    Regular Price: £54.00

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    ISBN: 9780812237665
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    This first volume of Poliakov's history of anti-semitism systematically traces the twists and turns of hatred against Jews as it developed from Roman times to the end of the eighteenth century. Chiefly the history of prejudice against the Ashkenaz... .... Learn More
  3. The History of Anti-semitism

    The History of Anti-semitism: From Mohammed to the Marranos [Hardback]

    Leon Poliakov (Author)

    Regular Price: £56.00

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    ISBN: 9780812237672
    Published by : University of Pennsylvania Press
    From Mohammed to the Marranos focuses on the Sephardim, the Jews of North Africa and Iberia. Poliakov relates the great achievements of Spanish Jewry under the Muslim Caliphs followed by their gradual and painful decline during and after the Chris... .... Learn More
  4. Agnes Blannbekin

    Agnes Blannbekin: Agnes Blannbekin [Hardback]

    Ulrike Wiethaus (Author)

    Regular Price: £50.00

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    ISBN: 9780859916349
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    Agnes Blannbekin's life is known only through her work Life and Revelations , which describes the daily life and religious experiences of living in a Beguine community in Vienna. Typical of descriptions of 13th-century women's mysticism, it desc... .... Learn More
  5. The Mortimers

    The Mortimers [Paperback]

    Charles Hopkinson (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781873827536
    Published by : Logaston Press
    Occupying a central position on the English-welsh border and in the Welsh March - the parts of Wales under Anglo-Norman control - the Mortimers have long deserved their own history. The early history of the family is set out in some detail. Onc... .... Learn More
  6. Consuming Narratives

    Consuming Narratives: Gender and Monstrous Appetite in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance [Paperback]

    Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780708317426
    Published by : University of Wales Press
    Eighteen papers, presented at a conference held in Cardiff in 2000, examine perceptions and representations of the human body, particularly female, in literature and in medieval and early modern ideology in general. Women, foreigners and other ... .... Learn More
  7. The Trials and Joys of Marriage

    The Trials and Joys of Marriage [Paperback]

    Eve Salisbury (Editor)

    Regular Price: £19.50

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    ISBN: 9781580440356
    Published by : Medieval Institute Publications
    The disparate texts in this anthology, produced in England between the late thirteenth and the early sixteenth centuries, challenge, and in some cases parody and satirize, the institution of marriage. “In so doing,” according to the Introduction, ... .... Learn More
  8. Visions of Community in Pre-Modern Europe

    Visions of Community in Pre-Modern Europe [Paperback]

    Nicholas Howe (Editor)

    Regular Price: £26.95

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    ISBN: 9780268028633
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    Essays explore the ways in which communities were imagined and built between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries/ Giles Constable discusses the ways in which monastic vows of service to God served as the basis for communities of monks in Europe i... .... Learn More
  9. Jews and Christians in Twelfth-Century Europe

    Jews and Christians in Twelfth-Century Europe [Paperback]

    Michael A. Signer (Author); John Van Engen (Author)

    Regular Price: £32.50

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    ISBN: 9780268032548
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    The scope of this collection of original essays covers the years 1050 to 1215, but it really begins in the summer of 1096, when marauding crusadersattacked Jewish communities in three Rhineland cities. These violent episodes disrupted what had bee... .... Learn More
  10. Fifteenth-Century Studies Volume 26

    Fifteenth-Century Studies Volume 26 [Hardback]

    Edelgard E. DuBruck (Author); Barbara I. Gusick (Author)

    Regular Price: £75.00

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    ISBN: 9781571132284
    Published by : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
    Seventeen papers, plus tributes and book reviews, on the history and culture of 15th-century Europe. Subjects include: Crusade propaganda in the court of Philip the Good; Pope Joan; Froissart's Chroniques ; Pierre Gringor; Margery Kempe; Frenc... .... Learn More

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