The Ciphers of the Monks: A forgotten Number-Notation of the Middle Ages

The Ciphers of the Monks: A forgotten Number-Notation of the Middle Ages

The Ciphers of the Monks: A forgotten Number-Notation of the Middle Ages by David A. King
English | 2000 | ISBN: 3515076409 | 506 Pages | PDF | 31.5 MB

This is the first comprehensive study of an ingenious number-notation from the Middle Ages that was devised by monks and mainly used in monasteries.

Death in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times

Death in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times

Death in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times by Albrecht Classen
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3110442302 | 545 Pages | PDF | 35.2 MB

Death is not only the final moment of life, it also casts a huge shadow on human society at large.

Authorities in the Middle Ages

Authorities in the Middle Ages

Authorities in the Middle Ages by Sini Kangas
English | 2013 | ISBN: 3110294494 | 280 Pages | PDF | 9.7 MB

Authorities in the Middle Ages investigates the definition, establishment, and collapse of medieval authority from antiquity to the mid-fifteenth century.

Strategies of Writing: Studies on Text and Trust in the Middle Ages: Papers from “Trust in Writing in the Middle Ages” (Utrecht

Strategies of Writing: Studies on Text and Trust in the Middle Ages: Papers from “Trust in Writing in the Middle Ages” (Utrecht

Strategies of Writing: Studies on Text and Trust in the Middle Ages: Papers from “Trust in Writing in the Middle Ages” (Utrecht, 28-29 November 2002) By Petra Schulte, Marco Mostert, Irene van Renswoude
2008 | 428 Pages | ISBN: 2503517587 | PDF | 44 MB

East Central Europe in the Middle Ages, 1000-1500

East Central Europe in the Middle Ages, 1000-1500

East Central Europe in the Middle Ages, 1000-1500 by Jean W. Sedlar
English | 1994 | ISBN: 0295972904 | 556 Pages | PDF | 76.5 MB

Sedlar (history, U. of Pittsburgh) reviews the history of the region between the Elbe and the Ukraine from the beginning of the present nation states until the conquest of the Ottoman Empire.

The Hanged Man: A Story of Miracle, Memory, and Colonialism in the Middle Ages

The Hanged Man: A Story of Miracle, Memory, and Colonialism in the Middle Ages

The Hanged Man: A Story of Miracle, Memory, and Colonialism in the Middle Ages by Robert Bartlett
English | July 17th, 2013 | ISBN: 0691117195 | 176 Pages | EPUB | 2.73 MB

Seven hundred years ago, executioners led a Welsh rebel named William Cragh to a wintry hill to be hanged. They placed a noose around his neck, dropped him from the gallows, and later pronounced him dead. But was he dead? While no less than nine eyewitnesses attested to his demise, Cragh later proved to be very much alive, his resurrection attributed to the saintly entreaties of the defunct Bishop Thomas de Cantilupe.

Travels and Mobilities in the Middle Ages: From the Atlantic to the Black Sea

Travels and Mobilities in the Middle Ages: From the Atlantic to the Black Sea

Travels and Mobilities in the Middle Ages: From the Atlantic to the Black Sea By Marianne O’Doherty; Felicitas Schmieder
2015 | 388 Pages | ISBN: 2503554490 | PDF | 13 MB

A Social and Economic History of the Near East in the Middle Ages

A Social and Economic History of the Near East in the Middle Ages

A Social and Economic History of the Near East in the Middle Ages by Eliyahu Ashtor
English | 1976 | ISBN: 0520029623 | 384 Pages | PDF | 13.0 MB

A bibliophile interested in the history of the Moslem East could easily fill a large library.

Exile in the Middle Ages: Selected Proceedings from the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, 8-11 July 2002

Exile in the Middle Ages: Selected Proceedings from the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, 8-11 July 2002

Exile in the Middle Ages: Selected Proceedings from the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, 8-11 July 2002 By Laura Napran; Elisabeth van Houts
2004 | 264 Pages | ISBN: 250353788X | PDF | 2 MB

Rewriting the Middle Ages in the Twentieth Century: III. Political Theory and Practice

Rewriting the Middle Ages in the Twentieth Century: III. Political Theory and Practice

Rewriting the Middle Ages in the Twentieth Century: III. Political Theory and Practice By Julia Pavón Benito
2015 | 270 Pages | ISBN: 2503548423 | PDF | 12 MB

Brief History of Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England

Brief History of Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England

Brief History of Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England By Martyn J Whittock
2012 | 524 Pages | ISBN: 1472107667 | EPUB | 1 MB

Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England

Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England

Life in the Middle Ages: Scenes from the Town and Countryside of Medieval England By Martyn J Whittock
2009 | 336 Pages | ISBN: 1845296850 | PDF | 3 MB

Silk: From the Myths & Legends to the Middle Ages

Silk: From the Myths & Legends to the Middle Ages

Silk: From the Myths & Legends to the Middle Ages by Priscilla Lowry
English | July 1, 2015 | ISBN: 0994106327 | 196 pages | AZW3 | 5.63 MB

Bestiaries and Their Users in the Middle Ages

Bestiaries and Their Users in the Middle Ages

Bestiaries and Their Users in the Middle Ages by Ron Baxter
English | 1998 | ISBN: 0750918535 | 242 Pages | PDF | 28.5 MB

Challenging the prevailing view that they are keys to the iconography of contemporary sculpture or early attempts at zoology, art historian Baxter takes a completely fresh approach to the collections of illustrations depicting and texts describing real and mythical animals and plants.

Denmark and Europe in the Middle Ages, c.1000–1525

Denmark and Europe in the Middle Ages, c.1000–1525

Denmark and Europe in the Middle Ages, c.1000–1525: Essays in Honour of Professor Michael H. Gelting by Kerstin Hundahl, Lars Kjær
English | 2014 | ISBN: 147241750X | 306 Pages | PDF | 6.2 MB

Where medieval Denmark and Scandinavia as a whole has often been seen as a cultural backwater that passively and belatedly received cultural and political impulses from Western Europe, Professor Michael H. Gelting and scholars inspired by him have shown that the intellectual, religious and political elite of Denmark actively participated in the renaissance and reformation of the central and later medieval period.

Civilization of the Middle Ages

Civilization of the Middle Ages

Civilization of the Middle Ages
by Norman F. Cantor
English | EPUB | 3.4 MB

A Short History of the Middle Ages, 2nd Edition

A Short History of the Middle Ages, 2nd Edition

A Short History of the Middle Ages, 2nd Edition By Barbara H. Rosenwein
2004 | 362 Pages | ISBN: 1551116162 | PDF | 39 MB

Household, Women, and Christianities: in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages

Household, Women, and Christianities: in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages

Household, Women, and Christianities: in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages By Anneke B. Mulder-Bakker; Jocelyn Wogan-Browne
2005 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 2503517781 | PDF | 5 MB

Why the Middle Ages Matter: Medieval Light on Modern Injustice

Why the Middle Ages Matter: Medieval Light on Modern Injustice

Celia Chazelle, Simon Doubleday, Felice Lifshitz, "Why the Middle Ages Matter: Medieval Light on Modern Injustice"
2011 | pages: 301 | ISBN: 0415780659 | PDF | 1,9 mb

Alliterative Revivals (The Middle Ages Series)

Alliterative Revivals (The Middle Ages Series)

Alliterative Revivals (The Middle Ages Series) by Christine Chism
English | May 22, 2002 | ISBN: 0812236556 | EPUB | 336 pages | 0.4 MB