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A history of Medieval Europe

by Maurice Hugh Keen

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Published by F. A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle Ages -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 289-297.

    Statement[by] Maurice Keen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD118 .K43 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 308 p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5617021M
    LC Control Number68025450

    About The History of Medieval Europe. A comprehensive, general survey of Europe from the ruins of the Roman Empire to the rise of the Ottoman Turks. Keen was best known for his book Chivalry, which won the Wolfson History .   "Medieval Europe is a model of clarity and accessibility, the superlative answer to a challenge taken up by an eminent and wide-ranging historian: to interpret the history of a .

    The Table of Contents indicates the general plan of the volume, which is to treat medieval Europe as a whole and to hang the story upon a single thread, rather than to recount as distinct narratives the respective histories of France, England, Germany, Italy, and other countries of modern Europe. French or English history . The only comprehensive, single-volume survey of magic available, this compelling book traces the history of magic, witchcraft, and superstitious practices such as popular spells or charms from antiquity to the present day. Focusing especially on Europe in the medieval .

    Medieval literature is a broad subject, encompassing essentially all written works available in Europe and beyond during the Middle Ages (that is, the one thousand years from the fall of .   An Economic History Of Medieval Europe book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A clear and readable account of the developme /5.


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