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  1. Bond Men Made Free

    Medieval Peasant Movements and the English Rising of 1381, 2nd Edition

    By Rodney Hilton

    Rodney Hilton's account of the Peasant's Revolt of 1381 remains the classic authoritative text on the 'English Rising'. Hilton views the revolt in the context of a general European pattern of class conflict. He demonstrates that the peasant movements that disturbed the Middle Ages were not mere...

    Published May 7th 2003 by Routledge

  2. The Fourth Estate

    A History of Women in the Middle Ages, 2nd Edition

    By Shulamith Shahar

    Did women really constitute a `fourth estate' in medieval society and, if so, in what sense? In this wide-ranging study Shulamith Shahar considers this and the whole question of the varying attitudes to women and their status in western Europe between the twelfth and the fifteenth centuries....

    Published April 16th 2003 by Routledge

  3. The Three Edwards

    War and State in England 1272–1377, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Prestwich

    This book is an excellent introduction to this eventful period in history, offering students of history and the Middle Ages a fascinating insight into the reigns of three very different sovereigns:* Edward I – a confident and masterful conqueror of Wales* Edward II –...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  4. King Arthur

    The Truth Behind the Legend

    By Rodney Castleden

    King Arthur is often written off as a medieval fantasy, the dream of those yearning for an age of strong, just rulers and a contented kingdom. Those who accept his existence at all generally discard the stories that surround him. This exciting new investigation argues not only that Arthur did exist...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Walther von der Vogelweide

    The Single-Stanza Lyrics

    Edited by Frederick Goldin

    Series: Routledge Medieval Texts

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Medieval World

    Edited by Peter Linehan, PETER LINEHAN, Marios Costambeys, Janet L. Nelson

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    This groundbreaking collection brings the Middle Ages to life and conveys the distinctiveness of this diverse, constantly changing period. Thirty-eight scholars bring together one medieval world from many disparate worlds, from Connacht to Constantinople and from Tynemouth...

    Published December 18th 2002 by Routledge

  7. A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Ages

    2nd Edition

    By Walter Ullmann

    This classic text outlines the development of the Papacy as an institution in the Middle Ages. With profound knowledge, insight and sophistication, Walter Ullmann traces the course of papal history from the late Roman Empire to its eventual decline in the Renaissance. The focus of this survey is on...

    Published December 18th 2002 by Routledge

  8. William Marshal

    Knighthood, War and Chivalry, 1147-1219, 2nd Edition

    By David Crouch

    Ruthless opportunist, astute courtier, manipulative politician and brutal, efficient soldier: this is William Marshal as portrayed by David Crouch in his widely acclaimed biography of 'the Marshal'. With the new translation of the contemporary epic poem, Histoire de Giuillaume de Mareschal,...

    Published November 11th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The History of the Mohammedan Dynasties in Spain

    By Ahmed ibn Mohammed al Makkari

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    This is the original History of the Mohammedan Dynasties of Spain reprinted from the first edition of 1840-43. A masterpiece of typography in its own right, it is an early, ingenious and fascinating history of Muslim Spain. One hundred and fifty years on, it represents the foundations of our modern...

    Published October 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  10. Women in Medieval Europe

    1200-1500

    By J. Ward

    Series: Longman History of European Women

    Women in Medieval Europe were expected to be submissive, but such a broad picture ignores great areas of female experience. Between the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries, women are found in the workplace as well as the home, and some women were numbered among the key rulers, saints and mystics of...

    Published September 29th 2002 by Routledge