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9783486557763 | De Gruyter, July 29, 2009, cover price $49.00

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9783110458145 | 2 reprint edition (De Gruyter Oldenbourg, May 23, 2016), cover price $31.00
9783486557756 | De Gruyter Oldenbourg, July 29, 2009, cover price $31.00

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Product Description: Medieval East Central Europe in a Comparative Perspective draws together the new perspectives concerning the relevance of East Central Europe for current historiography by placing the region in various comparative contexts. The chapters compare conditions within East Central Europe, as well as between East Central Europe, the rest of the continent, and beyond...read more
By Katalin Szende (editor)

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9781138923461 | Routledge, May 30, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Medieval East Central Europe in a Comparative Perspective draws together the new perspectives concerning the relevance of East Central Europe for current historiography by placing the region in various comparative contexts.

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9781138923478 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 30, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Medieval East Central Europe in a Comparative Perspective draws together the new perspectives concerning the relevance of East Central Europe for current historiography by placing the region in various comparative contexts.

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Product Description: This volume explores some of the many different meanings of community across medieval Eurasia. How did the three 'universal' religions, Christianity, Islam and Buddhism, frame the emergence of various types of community under their sway? The studies assembled here in thematic clusters address the terminology of community; genealogies; urban communities; and monasteries or 'enclaves of learning' in particular in early medieval Europe, medieval South Arabia and Tibet, and late medieval Central Europe and Dalmatia...read more
By Walter Pohl (editor)

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9789004311978 | Brill Academic Pub, May 19, 2016, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: This volume explores some of the many different meanings of community across medieval Eurasia.

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By Nicholas Watson (editor)

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9780814212714 | Ohio State Univ Pr, January 30, 2015, cover price $69.95
9780814293768 | Cdr edition (Ohio State Univ Pr, January 30, 2015), cover price $14.95

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9780814252086 | Reprint edition (Ohio State Univ Pr, March 18, 2016), cover price $27.95

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Product Description: Emerging in the medieval period, chivalry embodied ideals that elite warriors cherished and practices that formed their profession. In this major new overview, Richard Kaeuper examines how chivalry made sense of violence and war, making it tolerable for elite fighters rather than non-knightly or sub-knightly populations...read more

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9780521761680 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 6, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Emerging in the medieval period, chivalry embodied ideals that elite warriors cherished and practices that formed their profession.

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9780521137959 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 6, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Emerging in the medieval period, chivalry embodied ideals that elite warriors cherished and practices that formed their profession.

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Product Description: Medievalism - the creative interpretation or recreation of the European Middle Ages - has had a major presence in the cultural memory of the modern West, and has grown in scale to become a global phenomenon. Countless examples across aesthetic, material and political domains reveal that the medieval period has long provided a fund of images and ideas that have been vital to defining 'the modern'...read more
By Louise D'arcens (editor)

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9781107086715 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 6, 2016, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: Medievalism - the creative interpretation or recreation of the European Middle Ages - has had a major presence in the cultural memory of the modern West, and has grown in scale to become a global phenomenon.

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9781107451650 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 2, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Medievalism - the creative interpretation or recreation of the European Middle Ages - has had a major presence in the cultural memory of the modern West, and has grown in scale to become a global phenomenon.

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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: Islam emerged amid flourishing Christian and Jewish cultures, yet students of Antiquity and the Middle Ages mostly ignore it. Despite intensive study of late Antiquity over the last fifty years, even generous definitions of this period have reached only the eighth century, whereas Islam did not mature sufficiently to compare with Christianity or rabbinic Judaism until the tenth century...read more

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9780691158532 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 8, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Islam emerged amid flourishing Christian and Jewish cultures, yet students of Antiquity and the Middle Ages mostly ignore it.

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9780691168401 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Islam emerged amid flourishing Christian and Jewish cultures, yet students of Antiquity and the Middle Ages mostly ignore it.
9780536007681, titled "Humanities in the Modern World" | Prentice Hall, February 1, 1999, cover price $23.60 | also contains Humanities in the Modern World

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Product Description: This monograph - which was very well received when originally published in France - contains a great deal of detailed information about the attitudes towards learning and written culture among members of the nobility in different parts of Europe in the Middle Ages...read more

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9789633861059 | Central European Univ Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This monograph which was very well received when originally published in France contains a great deal of detailed information about the attitudes towards learning and written culture among members of the nobility in different parts of Europe in the Middle Ages.

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9789633861066 | Central European Univ Pr, December 30, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This monograph - which was very well received when originally published in France - contains a great deal of detailed information about the attitudes towards learning and written culture among members of the nobility in different parts of Europe in the Middle Ages.

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Product Description: Dieser Band bietet erstmalig eine umfassende Geschichte der Kriegsbeute von Megiddo uber die alttestamentlichen Belege bis in die vornapoleonische Zeit. Besondere Aufmerksamkeit gilt der Burgunderbeute von 1476. Anhand zeitgenossischer Texte werden Zusammensetzung, Verwendung und Wirkung von Beuten untersucht und in grosseren historischen Zusammenhangen verortet...read more

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9783110414318 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 28, 2015, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Dieser Band bietet erstmalig eine umfassende Geschichte der Kriegsbeute von Megiddo uber die alttestamentlichen Belege bis in die vornapoleonische Zeit.

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Product Description: In "Kings, Knights, and Bankers," Richard Kaeuper presents a lifetime of medieval research on Italian financiers, English kingship, chivalric violence, and knightly piety. His foundational work on public finance connects Italian merchant banking with the growth of state power at the turn of the fourteenth century...read more
By Christopher Guyol (editor)

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9789004280489 | Brill Academic Pub, October 30, 2015, cover price $172.00 | About this edition: In "Kings, Knights, and Bankers," Richard Kaeuper presents a lifetime of medieval research on Italian financiers, English kingship, chivalric violence, and knightly piety.

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Product Description: A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture. Medieval research has grown tremendously in depth and breadth over the last decades. Particularly our understanding of medieval culture, of the basic living conditions, and the specific value system prevalent at that time has considerably expanded, to a point where we are in danger of no longer seeing the proverbial forest for the trees...read more
By Albrecht Classen (editor)

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9783110377576 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 28, 2015, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture.

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Product Description: A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture. Medieval research has grown tremendously in depth and breadth over the last decades. Particularly our understanding of medieval culture, of the basic living conditions, and the specific value system prevalent at that time has considerably expanded, to a point where we are in danger of no longer seeing the proverbial forest for the trees...read more
By Albrecht Classen (editor)

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9783110266597 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 28, 2015, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture.
9783110377569 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 28, 2015, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: A follow-up publication to the Handbook of Medieval Studies, this new reference work turns to a different focus: medieval culture.

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Product Description: Thanks to extensive research, our understanding of medieval culture has virtually exploded over the last decades. Medieval society embraced a complex set of values that must be discussed from an interdisciplinary perspective. This new handbook offers articles on central topics defining the medieval world and culture...read more
By Albrecht Classen (editor)

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9783110377606 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 28, 2015, cover price $699.00 | About this edition: Thanks to extensive research, our understanding of medieval culture has virtually exploded over the last decades.

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Product Description: As the Roman Empire expanded, it became the target of barbarian attacks. After its collapse, the empire split, and a new empire, Constantinople (modern-day Turkey), rose in the east. Explore the history of Constantinople after the fall of Rome.

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9781502605740 | Cavendish Square, August 1, 2015, cover price $45.64 | About this edition: As the Roman Empire expanded, it became the target of barbarian attacks.

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Product Description: European culture has been greatly influenced by the Christian Church and Greek and Roman culture. However, the peoples of Europe’s remote past, whom the Greeks, Romans, and their medieval heirs called the «barbarians», also left their mark...read more
By Elena Rozbicka (editor)

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9783631649800 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 26, 2015, cover price $90.95 | About this edition: European culture has been greatly influenced by the Christian Church and Greek and Roman culture.

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9780691033754 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $39.50

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9780691165769 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, May 26, 2015), cover price $24.95
9780691058894 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, January 26, 1998), cover price $37.50

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Product Description: The medieval era has been described as 'the 'Age of Chivalry' and 'the Age of Faith' but also as 'the Dark Ages'. Medieval women have often been viewed as subject to a punishing misogyny which limited their legal rights and economic activities, but some scholars have claimed they enjoyed a 'rough and ready equality' with men...read more
By Kim M. Phillips (editor)

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9780857850980 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The medieval era has been described as 'the 'Age of Chivalry' and 'the Age of Faith' but also as 'the Dark Ages'.

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Product Description: If terms are associated with particular historical periods, then ’polemic’ is firmly rooted within early modern print culture, the apparently inevitable result of religious controversy and the rise of print media. Taking a broad European approach, this collection brings together specialists on medieval as well as early modern culture in order to challenge stubborn assumptions that medieval culture was homogenous and characterized by consensus; and that literary discourse is by nature ’eirenic’...read more
By Benjamin Thompson (editor)

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9781472425065 | Ashgate Pub Co, April 14, 2015, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: If terms are associated with particular historical periods, then ’polemic’ is firmly rooted within early modern print culture, the apparently inevitable result of religious controversy and the rise of print media.
9780405114076, titled "How to Stay Pretty and Trim" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1980, cover price $9.98 | also contains How to Stay Pretty and Trim

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Itinerant bard Tralane avoids capture by the Sorcerer King by stealing a powerful amulet, the Eye of Wyden, that allows him to escape to a variant world, stalked by the Jade Warrior and his own destiny
By Peter Lewis (trans)

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9780674055629 | Belknap Pr, January 13, 2015, cover price $35.00

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9780345311382, titled "Bard of Sorcery" | Ballantine Books, May 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | also contains Bard of Sorcery | About this edition: Itinerant bard Tralane avoids capture by the Sorcerer King by stealing a powerful amulet, the Eye of Wyden, that allows him to escape to a variant world, stalked by the Jade Warrior and his own destiny

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Product Description: The Middle Ages is a term coined around 1450 to describe a thousand years of European History. In this Very Short Introduction, Miri Rubin provides an exploration of the variety, change, dynamism, and sheer complexity that the period covers...read more

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9780199697298 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2014, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The Middle Ages is a term coined around 1450 to describe a thousand years of European History.

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Product Description: How did medieval people make sense of their surroundings, and how did this change over the years as understanding and knowledge expanded?This new Seminar Study is designed to familiarise students of medieval history with the ways in which medieval people interpreted the world around them – how they rationalised their observations, and why they developed the models for understanding that they did...read more

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9781138835207 | Reprint edition (Routledge, December 22, 2014), cover price $140.00 | also contains Medieval Natural World | About this edition: How did medieval people make sense of their surroundings, and how did this change over the years as understanding and knowledge expanded?

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9781408248898 | Taylor & Francis, January 28, 2013, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: The centuries following the collapse of the Roman Empire saw extraordinary change across Western Europe - in institutions, social structure, rural and urban life, religion, learning, scholarship and art. This innovative textbook provides students coming to the study of Early Medieval Europe for the first time with the conceptual and methodological tools to investigate the period for themselves...read more

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9781138835603 | Routledge, November 10, 2014, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The centuries following the collapse of the Roman Empire saw extraordinary change across Western Europe - in institutions, social structure, rural and urban life, religion, learning, scholarship and art.

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9781408251218 | Routledge, May 31, 2012, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: The centuries following the collapse of the Roman Empire saw extraordinary change across Western Europe - in institutions, social structure, rural and urban life, religion, learning, scholarship and art.

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By Robert Bartlett (editor)

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9780500283332 | Reprint edition (Thames & Hudson, December 9, 2014), cover price $29.95

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