Télécharger le livre :  Queens of Jerusalem

In 1187 Saladin's armies besieged the holy city of Jerusalem. He had previously annihilated Jerusalem's army at the battle of Hattin, and behind the city's high walls a last-ditch defence was being led by an unlikely trio - including Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem. They...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2021-02-18

Format(s) : ePub
7,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Spies and Diplomats

This book is a comprehensive work on the covert operations of the Spanish secret services throughout the 18th century. It is the fruit of a thorough study of what is known today as the intelligence cycle. The Spain of the 18th century, despite its decline on the...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2021-02-09

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
60,24
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Télécharger le livre :  What is Medieval History?

Since its first publication in 2007, John H. Arnold’s What is Medieval History? has established itself as the leading introduction to the craft of the medieval historian. What is it that medieval historians do? How – and why – do they do it? Arnold discusses the...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2020-10-28

Format(s) : ePub
19,10
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Télécharger le livre :  Access to History: The Crusades 1071–1204

Exam board: AQA; Pearson Edexcel; OCRLevel: AS/A-levelSubject: HistoryFirst teaching: September 2015First exams: Summer 2016 (AS); Summer 2017 (A-level)Put your trust in the textbook series that has given thousands of A-level History students deeper knowledge and better...
Editeur : Hodder Education
Parution : 2020-07-13
Collection : Access to History
Format(s) : ePub
12,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Ad personam

Die vorliegende Festschrift für Hanna Vollrath bietet ausgewählte Studien zur mittelalterlichen Geschichte, die ihr von Wegbegleitern und Schülern zugeeignet sind. Entsprechend den Arbeiten der Jubilarin findet sich ein breites Spektrum an Zugängen etwa zu rechts-,...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2019-06-26

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
49,27
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Télécharger le livre :  Sapientia Astrologica: Astrology, Magic and Natural Knowledge, ca. 1250-1800

This book explores the changing perspective of astrology from the Middle Ages to the Early Modern Era. It introduces a framework for understanding both its former centrality and its later removal from legitimate knowledge and practice. The discussion reconstructs the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-04-24
Collection : Archimedes
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
116,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Medieval Sensibilities

What do we know of the emotional life of the Middle Ages? Though a long-neglected subject, a multitude of sources – spiritual and secular literature, iconography, chronicles, as well as theological and medical works – provide clues to the central role emotions played in...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2018-07-26

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
22,05
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Télécharger le livre :  The Power of Images

Where can the danger be lurking? Two soldiers are huddled together, one gazing up at the sky, the other darting a sideward glance. They derive a tacit reassurance from their weapons, but they are both in their different ways alone and scared. They were painted by...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2018-05-29

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
22,31
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Télécharger le livre :  The Crusades

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the history of the Crusades in next to no time with this concise guide.50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the Crusades. In the 11th century, tensions peaked between the Christian West and the Muslim...
Editeur : 50Minutes.com
Parution : 2017-03-01
Collection : History
Format(s) : ePub sans DRM
4,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Kaisertum, Papsttum und Volkssouveraenitaet im hohen und spaeten Mittelalter

Kaisertum, Papsttum und Volkssouveränität im hohen und späten Mittelalter sind zentrale Aspekte des wissenschaftlichen Œuvres von Helmut G. Walther. Aus methodisch und inhaltlich ganz unterschiedlichen Perspektiven wenden sich die einzelnen Autoren in ihren Beiträgen...
Editeur : Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Parution : 2016-12-15

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
41,09
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Télécharger le livre :  England, Arise

The dramatic and shocking events of the Peasants' Revolt of 1381 are to be the backdrop to Juliet Barker's latest book: a snapshot of what everyday life was like for ordinary people living in the middle ages.The same highly successful techniques she deployed inAgincourt...
Editeur : Little, Brown Book Group
Parution : 2014-10-02

Format(s) : ePub
4,49
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Télécharger le livre :  The Borgias: History's Most Notorious Dynasty

The Borgias have become a byword for pride, lust, cruelty, avarice, splendour and venomous intrigue. An inspiration for many works of fiction, most famously Mario Puzo'sThe Godfather, they have aroused abomination and fascination in almost equal measure, while their...
Editeur : Quercus
Parution : 2014-04-03

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Bosworth 1485

In 1485 the Battle of Bosworth marked an epoch in the lives of two great houses: the house of York fell to the ground when Richard III died on the field of battle; and the house of Tudor rose from the massacre to reign for the next hundred years. Michael Jones co-author...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2014-03-27

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Blood Royal

A riveting true story of murder and detection in 15th-century Paris, by one of the most brilliant medievalists of his generation. On a chilly November night in 1407, Louis of Orleans was murdered by a band of masked men. The crime stunned and paralyzed France since...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2014-02-25

Format(s) : ePub
2,99
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Télécharger le livre :  England and its Rulers

This is an updated and expanded edition of a classic introduction to medieval England from the reign of William the Conqueror to Edward I. Includes a new chapter on family and gender roles, revisions throughout to enhance the narrative flow, and further reading...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2014-02-18
Collection : Blackwell Classic Histories of England
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
32,28
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Télécharger le livre :  The Picts

The Picts is a survey of the historical and cultural developments in northern Britain between AD 300 and AD 900. Discarding the popular view of the Picts as savages, they are revealed to have been politically successful and culturally adaptive members of the medieval...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2014-01-06
Collection : The Peoples of Europe
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
31,02
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Télécharger le livre :  The King's Grave

Now with a new chapter.The official inside story of the life, death and remarkable discovery of history's most controversial monarch.On 22 August 1485 Richard III was killed at Bosworth Field, the last king of England to die in battle. His victorious opponent, Henry...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2013-10-03

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Anglo-Saxon England

Widely acknowledged as the essential reference work for this period, this volume brings together more than 700 articles written by 150 top scholars that cover the people, places, activities, and creations of the Anglo-Saxons.  The only reference work to cover the...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2013-10-02

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
160,15
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of the Hundred Years War

For over a hundred years England repeatedly invaded France on the pretext that her kings had a right to the French throne. France was a large, unwieldy kingdom, England was small and poor, but for the most part she dominated the war, sacking towns and castles and...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2013-07-25
Collection : Brief Histories
Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A History of Murder

This book offers a fascinating and insightful overview of seven centuries of murder in Europe. It tells the story of the changing face of violence and documents the long-term decline in the incidence of homicide. From medieval vendettas to stylised duels, from the crime...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2013-04-16

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
21,52
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