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Medieval

  • 'A Great Effusion of Blood'?by Mark D. Meyerson; Daniel Thiery; Oren Falk

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2015; Not Available

    Exploring the issue from both historical and literary perspectives, the contributors examine violence in a broad variety of genres, places, and times, such as the Late Antique lives of the martyrs, Islamic historiography, Anglo-Saxon poetry and Norse sagas, and more. more...

  • "A Verray Parfit Praktisour"by Linda Clark; Elizabeth Danbury

    Boydell & Brewer 2017; Not Available

    Essays reflecting the interests and scholarship of one of our most important and influential historians. more...

  • "Donation of Constantine" and "Constitutum Constantini"by Johannes Fried

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 119.42

    Die  Millennium-Studien wollen Grenzen überschreiten, Grenzen zwischen den Epochen und regionalen Räumen wie auch Grenzen zwischen den Disziplinen. Millennium ist international, transdisziplinär und epochenübergreifend ausgerichtet. Das Herausgebergremium und der Beirat repräsentieren ein breites Spektrum von Fächern: Kunst- und literaturwissenschaftliche... more...

  • 'Kill Them All'by Sean McGlynn

    The History Press 2015; US$ 15.99

    The Albigensian crusade 1209-1229) by the Catholic Church against the Cathar heretics of southern France is infamous for its brutality. Marked by massacres and acts of appalling cruelty, these deeds are commonly ascribed to the role of religious fanaticism. This book is the first to offer a dedicated military history of the whole Crusade; in so doing... more...

  • 'Of Good and Ill Repute'by Barbara A. Hanawalt

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 54.99

    To be labeled "of ill repute" in medieval society implied that a person had committed a violation of accepted standards and had stepped beyond the bounds of permissible behavior. To have a reputation "of good repute", however, was so powerful as to help a person accused of a crime be acquitted by his or her fellow peers. Labeling a person in medieval... more...

  • "Spuria Macri"by Ulrike Jansen

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 141.14

    ?Spuria Macri? consists of 20 chapters and 487 hexameters about plant, animal, and mineral remedies added to the poem ?Macer Floridus.? This translation, the first ever into German, contains rich commentaries on language, sources, reception, authorship, intellectual history, and genre. more...

  • ,Vexatio dat intellectum'by Armin Brülhart

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00

    Die vorliegende Studie befasst sich mit der um 1410 im Umkreis des Konstanzer Bischofshofs entstandenen Verserzählung ?Der Ring? von Heinrich Wittenwiler. Gegenstand ist die Beschreibung der in diesem Werk angelegten paradoxen Strukturen, wie zum Beispiel der widersprüchlichen inhaltlichen Verknüpfung von derb-komischer Bauernhandlung... more...

  • The "Musica" of Hermannus Contractusby Leonard Ellinwood; John L. Snyder

    Boydell & Brewer 2015; Not Available

    The renowned treatise on music, by an eleventh-century monk, in a critical edition with annotated English translation, introduction, and detailed indexes. more...

  • The 'Laterculus Malalianus' and the School of Archbishop Theodoreby Jane Stevenson

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 35.00

    An edition of the only surviving complete text from the school of Archbishop Theodore. more...

  • The 'Templar of Tyre'by Paul F. Crawford

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The so-called 'Templar of Tyre' is the third and longest section of an important 14th-century chronicle known as the Gestes des Chiprois. Written by a Cypriot knight who served the Templar Master William of Beaujeu as an Arabic translator and a member of his immediate retinue, the 'Templar of Tyre' provides precious contemporary insights, often drawn... more...