Medieval Germany: An Encyclopedia

Medieval Germany: An Encyclopedia

by John M. Jeep
     
 

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This A-Z encyclopedia covers the Middle Ages in Germany. It offers the most recent scholarship available, while also providing details on the daily life of medieval Germans.

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This A-Z encyclopedia covers the Middle Ages in Germany. It offers the most recent scholarship available, while also providing details on the daily life of medieval Germans.

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Jeep (German, Miami U.) and his assistant editors<-->Joan Holladay (art, U. of Texas, Austin), and Geert Claassens (Dutch, Katholieke U. Leuven)<--> have compiled a substantial volume, useful to students and specialists, which covers every aspect of the German- and Dutch-speaking medieval world, between C.E.500 and 1500. Individuals and their deeds as well as broader historical topics such as feudalism and pregnancy are represented in well-written, readable entries, which are concise yet substantial in their content and represent up-to-date thinking in the field. The contributors<-->whose names are cited after their entries<-- >with a few exceptions, are American, German, and Dutch academics. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781135575069
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/16/2003
Series:
Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
966
File size:
8 MB

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