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traveller"s guide to early medieval Britain

Anthony Goodman

traveller"s guide to early medieval Britain

by Anthony Goodman

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Raul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities. -- Guidebooks.,
  • Great Britain -- Guidebooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 127.

    StatementAnthony Goodman & Michael Cyprien.
    GenreGuidebooks.
    ContributionsCyprien, Michael.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16572193M

      The author of The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England takes you through the world of Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth I From the author of The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England, this popular history explores daily life in Queen Elizabeth’s England, taking us inside the homes and minds of ordinary citizens as well as luminaries of the period, including Shakespeare. Ian Mortimer is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and was awarded the Alexander Prize in for his work on the social history of medicine. He holds a Ph.D. in history and a higher doctorate from the University of Exeter. He has penned five other medieval books, most recently the revolutionary study Medieval Intrigue: Decoding Royal Conspiracies.

      Download the Book:The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century PDF For Free, Preface: Now in paperbac Collection of Free PDF Books. The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England is not your typical look at a historical period. The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England by Ian Mortimer As I’ve started to branch out from the Tudors, I’ve become more and more interested in the earlier period, Medieval England. Of course when I am looking for recommendations on books set in the medieval period, I go to my favorite medieval history grad student and book blogger.

    Here you can explore the medieval era as you would a foreign country – its customs and dress codes, sights to see and whom to consult if you are ill. Ian Mortimer blends in-depth scholarship with literary flair as he leads the reader on a fascinating journey through the streets and lanes of 14th-century England, detailing the landscapes and. (While I was reading this book, I kept on thinking how an historian eight centuries from now would write such a book about the US in our current century. What a job that would be.) The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England would make a wonderful supplementary text for a European History class/5(33).


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