The Oxford History of Medieval Europe. This is a vast subject, covering more than a thousand years and all of Europe.
The Oxford History of Medieval Europe. The Oxford Illustrated History of the Renaissance. Many events are just mentioned only briefly. For example there is hardly any mention at all of the Spanish Inquisition, or the Merovingians.
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GEORGE HOLMES is Chichele Professor of Medieval History and Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford. His previous books include Dante (Past Masters, OUP, 1980), and Florence, Rome and the Origins of the Renaissance (OUP, 1986).
This book, the Oxford Illustrated History of Medieval Europe is perhaps a more traditional venture, in the sense that it is almost entirely preoccupied not only with politics, demography, and commerce, but that from the exclusive perspective of the nobility, despite an abundance of clerical and mercantile records.
This popular history, well-written by professional historians, is for the intelligent general reader.
George Arthur Holmes FBA (born 22 April 1927 in Aberystwth–died 29 January 2009) was Chichele Professor of Medieval History at the University of Oxford, and a Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, 1989-94. The son of a watchmaker, Holmes was educated at Ardwyn County School and University College, Aberystwyth. He went on to Cambridge University for graduate study under M. M. Postan. In 1953, he married Anne Klein, a scholar of 19th century French literary culture. The couple had two sons and two daughters.
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Now retired, George Holmes was Chichele Professor of Medieval History at the University of Oxford. Библиографические данные. The Oxford Illustrated History of Medieval Europe Oxford Illustrated History Series.
George Holmes is Chichele Professor of Medieval History at the University of Oxford. He has also been a History Delegate to Oxford University Press. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.
Western civilization was created in medieval Europe. The Oxford History of Medieval Europe. The Oxford History of the Medieval World also examines such intriguing cultural subjects as the chivalric code of knights, popular festivals, and the proliferation of new art forms, and the catastrophic social effect of the Black Death. Authoritative and eminently readable, this book will entertain as much as it will educate. Western civilization was created in medieval Europe.
Author: George Holmes
Publisher: Oxford University Press; Revised edition (March 7, 2002)
Pages: 416 pages
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