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  • The Middle Ages: A Very Short Introduction
    The Middle Ages: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    The Middle Ages (c.500-1500) includes a thousand years of European history. In this Very Short Introduction Miri Rubin tells the story of the times through the people and their lifestyles. Including stories of kingship and Christian salvation, agriculture and trade, Rubin demonstrates the remarkable nature and legacy of the Middle Ages.

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  • The Cambridge History of Christianity
    The Cambridge History of Christianity (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    This History offers a wide-ranging overview of the rich and varied life of medieval European Christians and their institutions.

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  • Emotion and Devotion
    Emotion and Devotion (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    This penetrating explanation of medieval European religious experience is a revealing description of how Mary became so embedded in our culture that it is impossible to conceive of Western history without her. Draws on a wide range of sources--including music, poetry, theology, art, scripture, and miracle tales. Of three chapters the first, The Global Middle Ages, considers the current...

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  • Medieval Christianity in Practice
    Medieval Christianity in Practice (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    Provides readers with a sweeping look at the religious practices of the European Middle Ages. This volume assembles sources reflecting different genres, regions, and styles, including prayer books, chronicles, diaries, liturgical books, sermons, hagiography, and handbooks for the laity and clergy.

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  • Corpus Christi
    Corpus Christi (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    A paperback edition of Miri Rubin's highly successful study of the meaning of the eucharist, c. 1150-1500.

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  • Gentile Tales
    Gentile Tales (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    During the late medieval period, accusations that Jews had abused Christ by desecrating the Eucharist created a powerful anti-Jewish movement and violent clashes quickly spread throughout Europe.

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  • Love, Friendship and Faith in Europe, 1300-1800
    Love, Friendship and Faith in Europe, 1300-1800 (English, Hardback) Miri Rubin

    This ground-breaking volume explores the terrain of friendship against the historical backdrop of early modern Europe. A hidden history is revealed - of friendships that we have lost, and of friendships starkly, and movingly, familiar.

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  • The Life and Passion of William of Norwich
    The Life and Passion of William of Norwich (English, Paperback) Thomas of Monmouth

    Gives an insight into life in a medieval cathedral city, capturing the everyday concerns of ordinary people and focussing on the miraculous cures carried out at a shrine.

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  • The Work of Jacques Le Goff and the Challenges of Medieval History
    The Work of Jacques Le Goff and the Challenges of Medieval History (English, Hardback) Miri Rubin

    Essays on medieval history inspired by, and engaging with, the work of Jacques Le Goff.

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  • The Hollow Crown
    The Hollow Crown (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    There is no more haunting, compelling period in Britain's history than the later middle ages. This account brings the reader a long lost world, a strange, Catholic, rural country of monks, peasants, knights and merchants, almost perpetually at war, but continues to define so much of England's national myth.

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  • Mother of God
    Mother of God (English, Paperback) Miri Rubin

    One of the foremost medieval historians investigates the ideas, practices, and images that have developed around the figure of Mary from the earliest decades of Christianity to around the year 1600.

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  • Mother of God
    Mother of God (Paperback) Miri Rubin

    Mary, the mother of Jesus, is one of the most powerful, influential and complex of all religious figures. Mary is so entangled in our world that it is impossible to conceive of the history of Western culture and religion without her. This title presents the story of that presence and raises profound questions about the human experience.

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  • Medieval Christianity in Practice
    Medieval Christianity in Practice (English, Hardback) Miri Rubin

    Provides readers with a sweeping look at the religious practices of the European Middle Ages. This volume assembles sources reflecting different genres, regions, and styles, including prayer books, chronicles, diaries, liturgical books, sermons, hagiography, and handbooks for the laity and clergy.

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  • Gentile Tales
    Gentile Tales (English, Hardback) Miri Rubin

    A study of the creation and growth of one of the principal anti-Jewish stories of the Middle Ages and the violence it bred. Beginning in Paris in 1290, Jews were accused of abusing Christ by desecrating the Eucharist. Over the next two centuries this led to anti-semitic activity in Europe.

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  • Church and City, 1000-1500
    Church and City, 1000-1500 (English, Hardback) David S. H. Abulafia

    Essays exploring the coexistence of religious ideas and ecclesiastical institutions with urban practices and townspeople.

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  • Church and City, 1000-1500
    Church and City, 1000-1500 (English, Paperback) David S. H. Abulafia

    Essays exploring the coexistence of religious ideas and ecclesiastical institutions with urban practices and townspeople.

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  • The Cambridge History of Christianity: Volume 4, Christianity in Western Europe, c.1100-c.1500
    The Cambridge History of Christianity: Volume 4, Christianity in Western Europe, c.1100-c.1500 (English, Hardback) Miri Rubin

    This History offers a wide-ranging overview of the rich and varied life of medieval European Christians and their institutions.

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  • Mother of God
    Mother of God (English, Hardback) Professor Miri Rubin

    How did the Virgin Mary, about whom very little is said in the Gospels, become one of the most powerful and complex religious figures in the world? To arrive at the answers to this far-reaching question, one of our foremost medieval historians, Miri Rubin, investigates the ideas, practices, and images that have developed around the figure of Mary from the earliest decades of Christianity to around...

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  • Religious Conversion
    Religious Conversion (English, Hardback) Ira Katznelson, Miri Rubin

    This collection ranges far and wide - from early Christian pilgrims to fifteenth-century Ethiopia; from the Islamisation of the eastern Mediterranean to Reformation Germany - to investigate the multiple causes and characteristics of religious conversion. By probing continuities and fissures, particularly in the Jewish.

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  • Charisma and Religious Authority
    Charisma and Religious Authority (Multiple languages, Hardback) K L Jansen

    This series is concerned with the relationship between religon, society, culture, and identity in Europe from the early medieval period to the end of the ancien regime, with particular emphasis on continuity and transformation within urban religious life and institutions. The series concentrates on medieval on Europe, though may also include North Africa and the Middle East, with a particular...

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