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  1. Stained Glass in England During the Middle Ages

    By Richard Marks

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Performing Virginity and Testing Chastity in the Middle Ages

    By Kathleen Coyne Kelly

    Series: Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

    This book challenges the belief that female virginity can be reliably and unambiguously defined, tested and verified. Kelly analyses a variety of medieval Western European texts - including medical treatises and their Classical antecedents - and historical and legal documents. The main focus is the...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. War and Border Societies in the Middle Ages

    Edited by Anthony Goodman, Prof Anthony Tuck, Anthony Tuck

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Women and Work in Pre-industrial England

    Edited by Lindsey Charles, Lorna Duffin

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    This book surveys women and work in English society before its transition to industrial capitalism in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The time span of the book from 1300 to 1800 allows comparison of women’s work patterns across various phases of economic and social organisation. It was...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Women Pilgrims in Late Medieval England

    By Susan S. Morrison

    Series: Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

    This thought-provoking book explores medieval perceptions of pilgrimage, gender and space. It examines real life evidence for the widespread presence of women pilgrims, as well as secular and literary texts concerning pilgrimage and women pilgrims represented in the visual arts. Women pilgrims were...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Old Age from Antiquity to Post-Modernity

    Edited by Paul Johnson, Pat Thane

    Based on themes such as status and welfare, Old Age from Antiquity to Post-Modernity examines the role of the elderly in history. This empirical study represents a substantial contribution to both the historical understanding of old age in past societies as well as the discussion of the...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Feudal Society

    By Marc Bloch

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Marc Bloch said that his goal in writing Feudal Society was to go beyond the technical study a medievalist would typically write and ‘dismantle a social structure.’ In this outstanding and monumental work, which has introduced generations of students and historians to the feudal period, Bloch...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Jaufre (Routledge Revivals)

    An Occitan Arthurian Romance

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This translation, first published in 1992, presents one of the most memorable medieval ballads, largely because it contains a number of surprises and falsified expectations. Jaufre, the hero, arrives at the court of King Arthur with a total and naïve faith in the King and his ability to effect a...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Popes and the Papacy in the Early Middle Ages (Routledge Revivals)

    476-752

    By Jeffrey Richards

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    There has been a tendency to the view the history of the early medieval papacy predominantly in ideological terms, which has resulted in the over-exaggeration of the idea of the papal monarchy. In this study, first published in 1979, Jeffrey Richards questions this view, arguing that whilst the...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Consul of God (Routledge Revivals)

    The Life and Times of Gregory the Great

    By Jeffrey Richards

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Gregory the Great, whose reign spanned the years between 590 and 604 A.D., was one of the most remarkable figures of the early medieval Papacy. Aristocrat, administrator, teacher and scholar, he ascended the throne of St Peter at a time of acute crisis for the Roman Church. Consul of God, first...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge