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Product Description: Unlike monks and nuns, clergy have hitherto been sidelined in accounts of the Middle Ages, but they played an important role in medieval society. This first broad-ranging study in English of the secular clergy examines how ordination provided a framework for clerical life cycles and outlines the influence exerted on secular clergy by monastic ideals before tracing typical career paths for clerics...read more

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9781107086388 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 19, 2015, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Unlike monks and nuns, clergy have hitherto been sidelined in accounts of the Middle Ages, but they played an important role in medieval society.

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9781107451308, titled "The Clergy in the Medieval World: Secular Clerics, Their Families and Careers in North-western Europe C.800-c.1200" | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 2017, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Unlike monks and nuns, clergy have hitherto been sidelined in accounts of the Middle Ages, but they played an important role in medieval society.
9780425134733, titled "Best Deals for New Wheels: How to Save Money When Buying or Leasing a Car" | Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 1992, cover price $3.99 | also contains Best Deals for New Wheels: How to Save Money When Buying or Leasing a Car | About this edition: A guide to purchasing an automobile discusses which options are worth it, how to recognize a rip-off artist, bullying tactics, the pros and cons of buying, the best way to finance, and more.
9780380009084, titled "Dear Rat" | Avon Books, March 1, 1977, cover price $1.95 | also contains Dear Rat

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Product Description: A Companion to the Medieval Papacy brings together an international group of experts on various aspects of the medieval papacy. Each chapter provides an up-to-date introduction to and scholarly interpretation of topics of crucial importance to the development of the papacy s thinking about its place in the medieval world and of its institutional structures...read more
By Keith Sisson (editor)

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9789004299856 | Brill Academic Pub, April 7, 2016, cover price $202.00 | About this edition: A Companion to the Medieval Papacy brings together an international group of experts on various aspects of the medieval papacy.

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Product Description: "A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism" explores the perennial questions of Christian humanism as these emerge in the writings of key medieval thinkers, questions pertaining to the dignity of the human person, the human person s place in the cosmos, and the moral and educational ideals involved in shaping human persons toward the full realization of their dignity...read more

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9789004248458 | Brill Academic Pub, April 21, 2016, cover price $258.00 | About this edition: "A Companion to Medieval Christian Humanism" explores the perennial questions of Christian humanism as these emerge in the writings of key medieval thinkers, questions pertaining to the dignity of the human person, the human person s place in the cosmos, and the moral and educational ideals involved in shaping human persons toward the full realization of their dignity.

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Product Description: The Bohemian preacher and religious reformer Jan Hus has been celebrated as a de facto saint since being burned at the stake as a heretic in 1415. Patron Saint and Prophet analyzes Hus's commemoration from the time of his death until the middle of the following century, tracing the ways in which both his supporters and his most outspoken opponents sought to determine whether he would be remembered as a heretic or saint...read more

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9780190280734 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 4, 2016, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: The Bohemian preacher and religious reformer Jan Hus has been celebrated as a de facto saint since being burned at the stake as a heretic in 1415.

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Product Description: Full of larger-than-life characters, stunning acts of bravery, and heart-rending sacrifice, Tried by Fire narrates the rise and expansion of Christianity from an obscure regional sect to the established faith of the world’s greatest empire with influence extending from India to Ireland, Scandinavia to Ethiopia, and all points in between...read more

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9780718018702 | Harpercollins Christian Pub, March 22, 2016, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Full of larger-than-life characters, stunning acts of bravery, and heart-rending sacrifice, Tried by Fire narrates the rise and expansion of Christianity from an obscure regional sect to the established faith of the world’s greatest empire with influence extending from India to Ireland, Scandinavia to Ethiopia, and all points in between.

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Product Description: Many Christians today tend to view the story of medieval faith as a cautionary tale. Too often, they dismiss the Middle Ages as a period of corruption and decay in the church. They seem to assume that the church apostatized from true Christianity after it gained cultural influence in the time of Constantine, and the faith was only later recovered by the sixteenth-century Reformers or even the eighteenth-century revivalists...read more

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9781587433788 | Brazos Pr, May 17, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Many Christians today tend to view the story of medieval faith as a cautionary tale.

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Product Description: Making Early Medieval Societies explores a fundamental question: what held the small- and large-scale communities of the late Roman and early medieval West together, at a time when the world seemed to be falling apart? Historians and anthropologists have traditionally asked parallel questions about the rise and fall of empires and how societies create a sense of belonging and social order in the absence of strong governmental institutions...read more
By Conrad Leyser (editor)

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9781107138803 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Making Early Medieval Societies explores a fundamental question: what held the small- and large-scale communities of the late Roman and early medieval West together, at a time when the world seemed to be falling apart?

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Product Description: An expansive guide to the medieval world, with new attention to women, ordinary parishioners, attitudes toward Jews and Muslims, and more For many, the medieval world seems dark and foreign—an often brutal and seemingly irrational time of superstition, miracles, and strange relics...read more

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9780300158724 | Yale Univ Pr, January 13, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: An expansive guide to the medieval world, with new attention to women, ordinary parishioners, attitudes toward Jews and Muslims, and more For many, the medieval world seems dark and foreign—an often brutal and seemingly irrational time of superstition, miracles, and strange relics.

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9780300216776 | Yale Univ Pr, November 24, 2015, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: An expansive guide to the medieval world, with new attention to women, ordinary parishioners, attitudes toward Jews and Muslims, and more For many, the medieval world seems dark and foreign—an often brutal and seemingly irrational time of superstition, miracles, and strange relics.

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Product Description: In Defining Heresy, Irene Bueno investigates the theories and practices of anti-heretical repression in the first half of the fourteenth century, focusing on the figure of Jacques Fournier/Benedict XII (c.1284-1342). Throughout his career as a bishop-inquisitor in Languedoc, theologian, and, eventually, pope at Avignon, Fournier made a multi-faceted contribution to the fight against religious dissent...read more
By Isabella Bolognese (trans), Tony Brophy (trans), Bueno and Sarah Rolfe Prodan (trans)

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9789004304253 | Brill Academic Pub, October 1, 2015, cover price $194.00 | About this edition: In Defining Heresy, Irene Bueno investigates the theories and practices of anti-heretical repression in the first half of the fourteenth century, focusing on the figure of Jacques Fournier/Benedict XII (c.

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Product Description: From its earliest centuries, one of the most notable features of Christianity has been the veneration of the saints--the holy dead. This ambitious history tells the fascinating story of the cult of the saints from its origins in the second-century days of the Christian martyrs to the Protestant Reformation...read more

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9780691159133 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 10, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: From its earliest centuries, one of the most notable features of Christianity has been the veneration of the saints―the holy dead.

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9780691169682 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, September 15, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From its earliest centuries, one of the most notable features of Christianity has been the veneration of the saints--the holy dead.
9780538680271, titled "Microsoft Powerpoint 97 for Windows 95" | South-Western Pub, October 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | also contains Microsoft Powerpoint 97 for Windows 95 | About this edition: This versatile series gets you up and running on Microsoft Powerpoint 97 in a short period of time.

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Product Description: In the period between 1150 and 1550, an increasing number of Christians in western Europe made pilgrimage to places where material objects -- among them paintings, statues, relics, pieces of wood, earth, stones, and Eucharistic wafers -- allegedly erupted into life through such activities as bleeding, weeping, and walking about...read more

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9781935408109 | Zone Books, April 4, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In the period between 1150 and 1550, an increasing number of Christians in western Europe made pilgrimage to places where material objects -- among them paintings, statues, relics, pieces of wood, earth, stones, and Eucharistic wafers -- allegedly erupted into life through such activities as bleeding, weeping, and walking about.

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9781935408116 | Zone Books, August 21, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In the period between 1150 and 1550, an increasing number of Christians in western Europe made pilgrimage to places where material objects -- among them paintings, statues, relics, pieces of wood, earth, stones, and Eucharistic wafers -- allegedly erupted into life through such activities as bleeding, weeping, and walking about.
9780523414058, titled "Devil Flotilla" | Reissue edition (Pinnacle Books, September 1, 1981), cover price $2.25 | also contains Devil Flotilla | About this edition: Book by Gray, Edwin

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Product Description: An international collection of ecumenical, gender-sensitive interpretationsThe latest volume in the Bible and Women series examines the relationship between women and the Bible's reception in the centuries of the High and Late Middle Ages in Europe...read more
By Adriana Valerio (editor)

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9780884140542 | Society of Biblical Literature, July 1, 2015, cover price $77.95 | About this edition: An international collection of ecumenical, gender-sensitive interpretationsThe latest volume in the Bible and Women series examines the relationship between women and the Bible's reception in the centuries of the High and Late Middle Ages in Europe.

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9780884140498 | Society of Biblical Literature, August 8, 2016, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: An international collection of ecumenical, gender-sensitive interpretationsThe latest volume in the Bible and Women series examines the relationship between women and the Bible's reception in the centuries of the High and Late Middle Ages in Europe.

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Product Description: This book provides an introduction to current work and new directions in the study of medieval liturgy. It focuses primarily on so-called occasional rituals such as burial, church consecration, exorcism and excommunication rather than on the Mass and Office...read more
By Sarah Hamilton (editor)

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9781409451501 | Ashgate Pub Co, February 8, 2016, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: This book provides an introduction to current work and new directions in the study of medieval liturgy.

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Product Description: Bringing together essays from experts in a variety of disciplines, this collection explores two of the most important facets of life within the medieval Europe: money and the church. By focusing on the interactions between these subjects, the volume addresses four key themes...read more
By Svein H. Gullbekk (editor)

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9781472420992, titled "Money and the Church in Medieval Europe, 1000-1200: Practice, Morality and Thought" | Ashgate Pub Co, June 16, 2015, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: Bringing together essays from experts in a variety of disciplines, this collection explores two of the most important facets of life within the medieval Europe: money and the church.

By Nigel Smith (editor)

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9780268038984, titled "Mysticism and Reform, 1400-1750" | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: The Routledge History of Medieval Christianity explores the role of Christianity in European society from the middle of the eleventh-century until the dawning of the Reformation. Arranged in four thematic sections and comprising 23 originally commissioned chapters plus introductory overviews to each part by the editor, this book provides an authoritative survey of a vital element of medieval history...read more
By R. N. Swanson (editor)

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9780415660143 | Routledge, April 23, 2015, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: The Routledge History of Medieval Christianity explores the role of Christianity in European society from the middle of the eleventh-century until the dawning of the Reformation.

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Product Description: This monograph by Anti Selart is the first comprehensive study available in English on the relations between northern crusaders and Rus'. Selart re-examines the central issues of this crucial period of establishing the medieval relations of the Catholic and Orthodox worlds like the Battle on the Ice (1242) and the role of Alexander Nevsky using the relevant source material of both sides ...read more

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9789004284746, titled "Livonia, Rus’ and the Baltic Crusades in the Thirteenth Century: Schema and Realities of a Religious Frontier" | Brill Academic Pub, April 2, 2015, cover price $181.00 | About this edition: This monograph by Anti Selart is the first comprehensive study available in English on the relations between northern crusaders and Rus'.
9780394874937, titled "The Helicopter" | Random House Childrens Books, February 1, 1986, cover price $3.95 | also contains The Helicopter

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Product Description: Dreams and visions played important roles in the Christian cultures of the early middle ages. But not only did tradition and authoritative texts teach that some dreams were divine: some also pointed out that this was not always the case...read more

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9781107082137, titled "Dreams and Visions in the Early Middle Ages: The Reception and Use of Patristic Ideas, 400-900" | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 28, 2015, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Dreams and visions played important roles in the Christian cultures of the early middle ages.

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9780396086352, titled "Out of the Bug Jar" | Reprint edition (Dodd Mead, March 1, 1985), cover price $4.95 | also contains Out of the Bug Jar | About this edition: Twelve-year-old Tom Jenkins relates how he caught a tooth fairy in his bug jar two years earlier and Marvin's reluctance to be released from captivity.

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Product Description: This is the first book-length study of the influential cultural and religious exchanges which took place between England and Bohemia following Richard II's marriage to Anne of Bohemia in 1382. The ensuing growth in communication between the two kingdoms initially enabled new ideas of religion to flourish in both countries but eventually led the English authorities to suppress heresy...read more

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9781107016798 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 26, 2012, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: This is the first book-length study of the influential cultural and religious exchanges which took place between England and Bohemia following Richard II's marriage to Anne of Bohemia in 1382.

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9781107479906 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: This is the first book-length study of the influential cultural and religious exchanges which took place between England and Bohemia following Richard II's marriage to Anne of Bohemia in 1382.

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Product Description: Addressing the myriad ways in which heresy accusations could fulfill political aims during the Middle Ages, this collection shows acts of heresy were not just influenced by religion. Essays examine individual cases, in addition to the close relationship of orthodoxy and political dominance in medieval games of power...read more
By Cary J. Nederman (editor)

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9781137431042 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 17, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Addressing the myriad ways in which heresy accusations could fulfill political aims during the Middle Ages, this collection shows acts of heresy were not just influenced by religion.

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Product Description: In the past few decades there has been an explosion of interest in the period of late antiquity. Rather than being viewed within a paradigm of the fall of the Roman Empire, these centuries have come to be seen as a time of immense creativity and significance in western history...read more

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9780415883658 | Taylor & Francis, December 10, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: In the past few decades there has been an explosion of interest in the period of late antiquity.

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Product Description: Reveals how Christian mythology has more to do with long-standing pagan traditions than the Bible • Explains how the church fathers knowingly incorporated pagan elements into the Christian faith to ease the transition to the new religion • Identifies pagan deities that were incorporated into each of the saints • Shows how all the major holidays in the Christian calendar are modeled on pagan rituals and myths, including Easter and Christmas In this extensive study of the Christian mythology that animated Europe in the Middle Ages, author Philippe Walter reveals how these stories and the holiday traditions connected with them are based on long-standing pagan rituals and myths and have very little connection to the Bible...read more

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9781620553688 | 2 edition (Inner Traditions, November 20, 2014), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Reveals how Christian mythology has more to do with long-standing pagan traditions than the Bible • Explains how the church fathers knowingly incorporated pagan elements into the Christian faith to ease the transition to the new religion • Identifies pagan deities that were incorporated into each of the saints • Shows how all the major holidays in the Christian calendar are modeled on pagan rituals and myths, including Easter and Christmas In this extensive study of the Christian mythology that animated Europe in the Middle Ages, author Philippe Walter reveals how these stories and the holiday traditions connected with them are based on long-standing pagan rituals and myths and have very little connection to the Bible.

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Product Description: This major work draws on current archaeological and textual research to trace the spread of Christianity in the first millennium. William Tabbernee, an internationally renowned scholar of the history of Christianity, has assembled a team of expert historians to survey the diverse forms of early Christianity as it spread across centuries, cultures, and continents...read more
By William Tabbernee (editor)

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9780801031267 | Baker Academic, November 18, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This major work draws on current archaeological and textual research to trace the spread of Christianity in the first millennium.
9780312221898, titled "The Greek Diaspora in the Twentieth Century" | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1999, cover price $79.95 | also contains The Greek Diaspora in the Twentieth Century | About this edition: The Greeks constitute one of the archetypal diasporas.

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Product Description: The eleventh and early twelfth centuries were a period of intense debate over ecclesiastical reform in western Europe. This book examines the debates from a new perspective, exploring the ways in which contemporary political writers conveyed messages about 'public' life through textual and sometimes visual images of the 'private' life of the Church...read more

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9780521870054 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2010), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The eleventh and early twelfth centuries were a period of intense debate over ecclesiastical reform in western Europe.

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9781107449077, titled "Sex, Gender, and Episcopal Authority in an Age of Reform: 1000-1122" | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 6, 2014), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The eleventh and early twelfth centuries were a period of intense debate over ecclesiastical reform in western Europe.

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Product Description: Where medieval Denmark and Scandinavia as a whole has often been seen as a cultural backwater that passively and belatedly received cultural and political impulses from Western Europe, Professor Michael H. Gelting and scholars inspired by him have shown that the intellectual, religious and political elite of Denmark actively participated in the renaissance and reformation of the central and later medieval period...read more
By Kerstin Hundahl (editor), Lars Kjaer (editor) and Niels Lund (editor)

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9781472417503, titled "Denmark and Europe in the Middle Ages, c.1000–1525: Essays in Honour of Professor Michael H. Gelting" | Ashgate Pub Co, September 28, 2014, cover price $134.95 | About this edition: Where medieval Denmark and Scandinavia as a whole has often been seen as a cultural backwater that passively and belatedly received cultural and political impulses from Western Europe, Professor Michael H.

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