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  • Medieval Cantors and their Craftby Katie Ann-Marie Bugyis; A.B. Kraebel; Margot E. Fassler

    Boydell & Brewer 2017; Not Available

    First full-length study of the role and duties of the medieval cantor. more...

  • The Russian Empire 1450-1801by Nancy Shields Kollmann

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 109.99

    Russia's imperial past has shaped modern Russian identity and historical experience. The Russian Empire 1450-1801 surveys the empire's emergence and governance, exploring how the state maintained control of defense, criminal law, taxation, and mobilization of resources, while tolerating local religions, languages, cultures, and institutions. more...

  • La réforme grégorienneby Sylvain Gouguenheim

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 13.99

    Édition revue et corrigée ! Au XIe siècle, sur fond de lutte acharnée entre le Pape et l'Empereur, l'Occident connaît une révolution qui bouleversera à jamais son visage : c'est la réforme grégorienne, inspirée du nom du pape Grégoire VII, avec des effets qui durent encore aujourd'hui. Les réformateurs du XIe siècle veulent corriger les m?urs,... more...

  • All Things Are Possibleby Jr. David Edwin Harrell

    Indiana University Press 2017; US$ 25.99

    "... a book about healing revivalists that takes them seriously and treats them fairly." ?Journal of Southern History "... will be a definitive work for some years to come." ?Reviews in American History "Harrell has obviously attended countless rallies, read sheafs of literature, and personally interviewed many of the principals. He... tell[s] the... more...

  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Hagiographical Strategiesby Massimo A. Rondolino

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book examines the potential of conducting studies in comparative hagiology, through parallel literary and historical analyses of spiritual life writings pertaining to distinct religious contexts. In particular, it focuses on a comparative analysis of the early sources on the medieval Christian Saint Francis of Assisi (1182-1226) and the Tibetan... more...

  • The Papacy and the Orthodoxby A. Edward Siecienski

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 72.99

    The Papacy and the Orthodox examines the history of the centuries-long debate over the primacy and authority of the Bishop of Rome, especially in relation to the Christian East. more...

  • Lordship and Faithby Nigel Saul

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 109.99

    Explores the history of the English medieval parish church through the eyes of their lordly proprietors, asking why they decided to build churches, how they paid for them, how often they attended church, and how they interacted with the parishioners, weaving together themes of religious, social and architectural history. more...

  • Norman Kings of Sicily and the Rise of the Anti-Islamic Critiqueby Joshua C. Birk

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 95.53

    This book is an investigative study of Christian and Islamic relations in the kingdom of Sicily during the eleventh and twelfth centuries. It has three objectives. First, it establishes how and why the Norman rulers of Sicily, all of whom were Christians, incorporated Muslim soldiers, farmers, scholars, and bureaucrats into the formation of their... more...

  • Atlas of Christian Historyby Tim Dowley

    Fortress Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    A new atlas of Christian history has been needed for many years. Now, Fortress Press is pleased to offer the Atlas of Christian History. The Atlas of Christian History is brand new, featuring more than fifty new maps, graphics, and timelines. Concise, helpful text, written by acknowledged authorities guide the experience and interpret the visuals.... more...

  • Death and the Afterlife in Byzantiumby Vasileios Marinis

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    This interdisciplinary study investigates what the Byzantines believed about the fate of the soul after death. more...