This work provides a short history of medieval Europe. New to this edition are 14 boxed biographies, interspersed throughout the text; several short chronological charts and a two-page chronological chart showing events in the political, religious and cultural history of the period. All of the maps in the text have been redrawn for greater clarity and more material on women's history has been incorporated into the text.
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. 1994, 414ppFrom the Publisher:
NEW! More balanced coverage throughout the text due to the additional coverage of women's history, social and cultural history, and the history of the Late Middle Ages.
NEW! This edition's Chapter 7, now titled Division, Invasion, and Reorganization, combines coverage of chapters Seven and Eight of the previous edition.
NEW! A much-expanded Chapter 11 including a discussion of political theory andincreased coverage of intellectual trends.
NEW! A reorganization of the presentation of the Investiture Controversy.
NEW! Chapter 14, Famine Plague, and Recovery, was added to fill out coverage of the Later Middle Ages.
NEW! Glossary included which helps students with new or challenging terminology. Terms found in the glossary are introduced in boldface in the text.
NEW! More dates are noted than before. As each monarch, pope, or ruler is introduced, the dates of rulership are given. The lifespan dates are provided for many other important figures discussed in the text.
NEW! More that twenty timelines were created to replace the chronological charts found in previous editions.
NEW! Bibliographies have been placed at the end of each chapter.
NEW! Biographical sketches, a wonderful innovation of recent editions of Medieval Europe: A Short History, have been expanded so that each chapter contains one.
NEW! Citations have been provided for quotations new to this edition.
NEW! Coverage of Byzantium and Islam is still largely confined to Chapters 3 and 5, but is now extended to 1500.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070296375
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070296375
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0070296375 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0023551