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An illustrated history of late medieval England

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The late Middle Ages (c.1200-1500) was an age of transition. The major events of this period - the Black Death, the Hundred Years War, the rise of Parliament, the deposition of five English kings between 1327-1483 are examined in this volume. Also discussed are the sub-currents running through English society during these years, such as the slow decline of serfdom, the triumph of the English language, the rise of the judicial and medical professions, and the growth of religious non-conformity in the century and a half before the reformation.;The 11 chapters, each written by an expert in the field, highlight these developments, while chapters on art and literature emphasize the range of English achievement in the age of Chaucer, Langland and the Wilton Diptych. 1st edition hardback 1996 in very good condition with dust jacket.

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fine dust jacket
Author(s):
Chris Given-Wilson
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
071904152X
ISBN-13:
9780719041525
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
An illustrated history of late medieval England

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The late Middle Ages (c.1200-1500) was an age of transition. The major events of this period - the Black Death, the Hundred Years War, the rise of Parliament, the deposition of five English kings between 1327-1483 are examined in this volume. Also discussed are the sub-currents running through English society during these years, such as the slow decline of serfdom, the triumph of the English language, the rise of the judicial and medical professions, and the growth of religious non-conformity in the century and a half before the reformation.;The 11 chapters, each written by an expert in the field, highlight these developments, while chapters on art and literature emphasize the range of English achievement in the age of Chaucer, Langland and the Wilton Diptych. 1st edition hardback 1996 in very good condition with dust jacket.

Added value:
fine dust jacket
Author(s):
Chris Given-Wilson
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
071904152X
ISBN-13:
9780719041525
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
An illustrated history of late medieval England

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