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  • Handbuch Kindertrauerby Franziska Röseberg; Monika Müller

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 45.07

    Das Buch gibt einen praxisbezogenen und theoretisch fundierten Einblick in die Thematik Trauer von Kindern und deren Familien. Trauer ist dabei weit gefasst und bezieht sowohl Erfahrungen vom Tod nahestehender Menschen, das Erleben von Sterben als auch andere Verlustsituationen ein. Hierbei werden die besonderen Bedürfnisse von Kindern, Jugendlichen... more...

  • A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Agesby Walter Ullmann

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 36.95

    This classic text outlines the development of the papacy as an institution in the Middle Ages. With profound knowledge and insight, Ullmann traces the course of papal history from the late Roman Empire to its eventual decline in the Renaissance. more...

  • Graceby Linn Ullmann

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 12.95

    Johan has sometimes been fortunate but never particularly successful: he lost his job for a breach of professional integrity, and he and his son haven?t spoken in eight years. His greatest happiness?his grace?is his competent, confident wife Mai, who loves him unreservedly. Now, with six months to live, and with Mai?s help, he intends to die well.... more...

  • A Blessed Childby Linn Ullmann

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.95

    A Blessed Child is a haunting parable of innocence lost from the internationally acclaimed author of Grace and Stella Descending. Every summer Isak Lövenstad gathers his three daughters by different wives to the windswept Baltic island of Hammarsö. Here Erika, Laura, and Molly find a sense of family and friendship, although nothing can match... more...

  • Stella Descendingby Linn Ullmann

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 13.00

    Stella descends, over and over, in the course of this haunting novel. She falls from the womb, since her mother gives birth standing up; she falls for Martin, who delivers her new green sofa and refuses to leave; she falls ill and eventually recovers; but her biggest fall, the descent that suffuses her story, is a plunge to her death off a nine-story... more...

  • Principles of Government and Politics in the Middle Ages (Routledge Revivals)by Walter Ullmann

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    In many respects this book, first published in 1961, marked a somewhat radical departure from contemporary historical writings. It is neither a constitutional nor a political history, but a historical definition and explanation of the main features which characterised the three kinds of government which can be discerned in the Middle Ages ? government... more...

  • The Carolingian Renaissance and the Idea of Kingship (Routledge Revivals)by Walter Ullmann

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    In his Birkbeck Lectures, first published in 1969, Professor Ullmann throws new light on a familiar subject. He shows that the Carolingian renaissance had a wider and deeper meaning than has often been thought, especially in its political and ideological aspects. Displaying his mastery of both primary and secondary sources, Professor Ullmann presents... more...

  • The Medieval Idea of Law as Represented by Lucas de Penna (Routledge Revivals)by Walter Ullmann

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    Upon its original publication in 1946, this work represented a new approach to medieval studies, offering indispensable analysis to the historian of legal, political and social ideas. Research into the original sources leads the author through unexplored realms of medieval thought. By contrasting contemporary opinions with those of his central figure,... more...

  • Law and Politics in Middle Agesby Walter Ullmann

    Cambridge University Press 1976; US$ 41.00

    The purpose of this book is to put before the reader an overall conspectus of the sources from which political ideas took their origin. more...

  • Stella Descendingby Linn Ullmann

    Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 8.47

    From the author of Before You Sleep, this brilliantly evocative second novel tells a story of life in a fabled metropolis. Perfectly capturing the loneliness that haunts all our intimacies, it becomes a fable of life everywhere. more...