A Short History Of The Middle Ages

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages Fifth Edition
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : University of Toronto Press
✏Release Date : 2018-05-03
✏Pages : 392
✏ISBN : 9781442636224
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages Fifth Edition Book Summary : In this newest edition of her bestselling book, Barbara H. Rosenwein integrates the history of European, Byzantine, and Islamic medieval cultures--as well as their Eurasian connections--in a dynamic narrative. The text has been significantly updated to reflect growing interest in the Islamic world and Mediterranean region. Stunning plates featuring art and architecture weave together events, mentalities, and aesthetics. Medievalist Riccardo Cristiani authors a new feature on material culture that examines the intricacies of manuscript production and the lustrous glazes of Islamic ceramics. A fully revised map program offers user-friendly spot maps that clarify events right where they are discussed as well as dazzling topographical maps that reveal the very contours of the medieval world. Helpful genealogies, figures, architectural plans, and lists of key dates complement the text. All maps, genealogies, and figures are available on the History Matters website (www.utphistorymatters.com) for easy download. Students will find this site equally useful for its hundreds of study questions and their click-to-reveal answers.

📒A Short History Of The Middle Ages ✍ Barbara H. Rosenwein

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : University of Toronto Press
✏Release Date : 2014-01-16
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9781442606111
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages Book Summary : Barbara H. Rosenwein's bestselling survey text continues to stand out by integrating the history of three medieval civilizations (European, Byzantine, and Islamic) in a lively narrative that is complemented beautifully by 70 full-color plates, 46 maps, and 13 genealogies, many of them new to this edition. The fourth edition begins with an essay entitled "Why the Middle Ages Matter Today," and the book now covers East Central Europe in some depth. This edition includes three "Seeing the Middle Ages" features, each discussing a work of art in depth: An Ivory Diptych of Christ and the Virgin, Saint Luke, Gospel Book of Otto III; and A Shrine Madonna. The sections for further reading have been updated, and ancillary materials, including study questions, can be found on the History Matters website (www.utphistorymatters.com).

✏Book Title : Exam Prep for A Short History of the Middle Ages
✏Author : David Mason
✏Publisher : Rico Publications
✏Release Date : 2019-07-17
✏Pages : 800
✏ISBN : PKEY:QA2066617
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Exam Prep for A Short History of the Middle Ages Book Summary : 5,600 Exam Prep questions and answers. Ebooks, Textbooks, Courses, Books Simplified as questions and answers by Rico Publications. Very effective study tools especially when you only have a limited amount of time. They work with your textbook or without a textbook and can help you to review and learn essential terms, people, places, events, and key concepts.

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages From c 900 to c1500
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : Broadview Press
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 1551116685
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages From c 900 to c1500 Book Summary : " A Short History of the Middle Ages Volume II is an affordable, succinct narrative overview of medieval history from c.900 to c.1500. Each chapter covers a ""slice of time"" and integrates culture, politics, art, economics, and social issues. Rosenwein places Europe in the context of the Islamic world and the Byzantine, Mongol, and Ottoman empires. The histories of women, Jews, and heretics are all important parts of this story. With 38 plates, most in color, Volume II''s illustrations serve as an introduction to the history of medieval art and architecture, while its 26 maps'many in color'provide a wordless panorama of political changes over time. Genealogies and lists of popes and other rulers are provided so that the book may serve as a handy reference tool. New to the second edition are the lists of Key Events indicating major dates in each chapter. Revisions and expansions have been made throughout. The original one-volume format of A Short History of the Middle Ages, covering medieval history from c.300 to c.1500, remains available. Comments: ""A Short History of the Middle Ages, second edition is the most beautifully presented textbook I have seen in nearly twenty years of university teaching. The additions to the second edition, especially the timelines at the ends of the chapters, make this edition far superior to the first."" - Gary Miller, Southern Oregon University ""Rosenwein gives a concise, detailed, and up-to-date survey of medieval history. She is masterful in integrating closely the book''s many images, maps, and genealogies into her argument. Her treatment is concise, without ever being superficial. A Short History of the Middle Ages is by far the best book of its kind."" - Anders Winroth, Yale University ""This beautifully written, exquisitely illustrated Short History is an ideal introduction to the Middle Ages. Rosenwein''s feat of synthesizing the strongest new scholarship in the field while writing for the general reader is unparalleled. Because it is comprehensive and clearly detailed, I find this book as useful to students of literature, art history, and cultural studies as it is to historians."" - Bonnie Wheeler, Southern Methodist University Key Features: Full color throughout with 38 plates and 26 maps Genealogical tables, lists of popes and key dates Integration of art into the history of the period Inclusion of Byzantine and Islamic worlds Overhead transparencies of maps and figures available Access to a searchable website Special Combined Price: Please note that a special discount price of CDN & US $65.00 is available when this book is shrinkwrapped with Reading the Middle Ages, Volume II: From c.900 to c.1500, edited by Barbara H. Rosenwein. The ISBN for this special package is 978-1-55402-664-7. Please contact customerservice@broadviewpress.com for more details. Barbara H. Rosenwein''s other works include Negotiating Space: Power, Restraint, and Privileges of Immunity in Early Medieval Europe and To Be the Neighbor of Saint Peter: The Social Meaning of Cluny''s Property. She is a professor in the Department of History at Loyola University Chicago. "

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Ages
✏Author : Walter Ullmann
✏Publisher : HarperCollins
✏Release Date : 1974
✏Pages : 393
✏ISBN : NWU:35556018120782
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Papacy in the Middle Ages Book Summary : This text outlines the development of the papacy as an institution in the Middle Ages. With profound knowledge, insight and sophistication, Walter Ullmann traces the course of papal history from the late Roman Empire to its eventual decline in the Renaissance. The focus lies on the institution of the papacy rather than on the lives of individual popes.

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages Volume I
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : University of Toronto Press
✏Release Date : 2018-05
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9781442636262
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages Volume I Book Summary : In this newest edition of her bestselling book, Barbara H. Rosenwein integrates the history of European, Byzantine, and Islamic medieval cultures--as well as their Eurasian connections--in a dynamic narrative. This volume spans the period c.300 to c.1150. The text has been significantly updated to reflect growing interest in the Islamic world and Mediterranean region. Stunning plates featuring art and architecture weave together events, mentalities, and aesthetics. Medievalist Riccardo Cristiani authors a new feature on material culture that examines the intricacies of manuscript production and the lustrous glazes of Islamic ceramics. A fully revised map program offers user-friendly spot maps that clarify events right where they are discussed as well as dazzling topographical maps that reveal the very contours of the medieval world. Helpful genealogies, figures, architectural plans, and lists of key dates complement the text. All maps, genealogies, and figures are available on the History Matters website (www.utphistorymatters.com) for easy download. Students will find this site equally useful for its hundreds of study questions and their click-to-reveal answers.

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages Volume II
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : University of Toronto Press
✏Release Date : 2018-05
✏Pages : 264
✏ISBN : 9781442636293
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages Volume II Book Summary : In this newest edition of her bestselling book, Barbara H. Rosenwein integrates the history of European, Byzantine, and Islamic medieval cultures--as well as their Eurasian connections--in a dynamic narrative. This volume spans the period c.900 to c.1500. The text has been significantly updated to reflect growing interest in the Islamic world and Mediterranean region. Stunning plates featuring art and architecture weave together events, mentalities, and aesthetics. Medievalist Riccardo Cristiani authors a new feature on material culture that examines the intricacies of manuscript production and the lustrous glazes of Islamic ceramics. A fully revised map program offers user-friendly spot maps that clarify events right where they are discussed as well as dazzling topographical maps that reveal the very contours of the medieval world. Helpful genealogies, figures, architectural plans, and lists of key dates complement the text. All maps, genealogies, and figures are available on the History Matters website (www.utphistorymatters.com) for easy download. Students will find this site equally useful for its hundreds of study questions and their click-to-reveal answers.

✏Book Title : A Short History of the Middle Ages From c 300 to c 1150
✏Author : Barbara H. Rosenwein
✏Publisher : University of Toronto PressHigher education
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 237
✏ISBN : 1551116677
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Short History of the Middle Ages From c 300 to c 1150 Book Summary : Tobacco Control is the first book to compare the politics of tobacco control in the United States and Canada. It describes the course of tobacco control policy, both regulation and taxation, in each country, and on several different levels of government. In doing so it provides a broad overview, showing how policies are similar or different, how they have changed over time, and how the two countries have learned from each other. In recent years the two countries have paid closer attention to each other's policies, both through governmental and non-governmental organizations, and each has leapfrogged the policy initiatives of the other. Now the Tobacco-Free Initiative of the World Health Organization is bringing tobacco control policy to a global level, and both countries are deeply involved. This book is a revealing exploration and comparison of the development of North American policies and the influence these policies are having in the attempt to regulate a major international business in the interests of public health. Academics please note that this is a title classified as having a restricted allocation of complimentary copies. Restricted titles remain available to adopters and to academics very likely to adopt in the coming semester. Whenadoption possibilities are less strong and/or further in the future, academics are requested to purchase the title, with the proviso that UTP Higher Education will happily refund the purchase price if the book is indeed adopted.

✏Book Title : Readings in Medieval History Theodosian Code
✏Author : Patrick J. Geary
✏Publisher : University of Toronto Press
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 332
✏ISBN : 9781442601161
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Readings in Medieval History Theodosian Code Book Summary : "Geary's careful and wise selection of texts in his reader provides the best balance between range and depth necessary for a successful source book." - Nicholas Everett, University of Toronto

✏Book Title : A Brief History of Life in the Middle Ages
✏Author : Martyn Whittock
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2013-02-07
✏Pages : 160
✏ISBN : 9781472107664
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Brief History of Life in the Middle Ages Book Summary : Using wide-ranging evidence, Martyn Whittock shines a light on Britain in the Middle Ages, bringing it vividly to life. Thus we glimpse 11th century rural society through a conversation between a ploughman and his master. The life of Dick Whittington illuminates the rise of the urban elite. The stories of Roger 'the Raker' who drowned in his own sewage, a 'merman' imprisoned in Orford Castle and the sufferings of the Jews of Bristol reveal the extraordinary diversity of medieval society. Through these characters and events - and using the latest discoveries and research - the dynamic and engaging panorama of medieval England is revealed. Interesting facts include: When the life expectancy for women dropped to 26 years in Sierra Leone in 2002, following a catastrophic civil war, it was one year longer than the estimate for early medieval women. So great was the extent of church construction in the thirteenth century that it has been calculated it was the equivalent, in modern terms, of every family in England paying £500 every year, for the whole century! Murder rates for East Anglia, in the fourteenth century, were comparable with those of modern New York. For England generally the homicide rate was far higher than that of the urban USA today.