The Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

The Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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From the world's most distinguished medievalist comes a lively and vivid account of the lords and ladies, saints and scholars, kings and peasants who shaped the history and culture of one of the richest and most misunderstood periods in history. In this full-color, landmark reference, Cantor and a team of scholars and experts explore the entire medieval world--from the British Isles to the Far East, and the great figures--Dante, Chaucer, Aquinas, who defined the period.From the Crusades to the Vikings, The Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages contains 600 individual entries and over 200 illustrations from world-famous collections, including the British Museum and the Morgan Library. Twenty major essays portraying the lives of Medieval luminaries, and original maps charting military campaigns and developing nations, make this the indispensable home reference for scholars and students.
Publisher: New York : Viking, c1999.
ISBN: 9780670100118
0670100110
Call Number: 909.07 ENCYCLOPEDIA
Characteristics: 464 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 26 cm
Subjects: Middle Ages -- Encyclopedias.
Additional Contributors: Cantor, Norman F.

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