The Return of Martin Guerre

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  • Author : Natalie Zemon Davis
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Pages : 176 pages
  • ISBN : 0674417348
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 9 reviews
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The Return of Martin Guerre

The Return of Martin Guerre
  • Author : Natalie Zemon Davis,Martin Guerre,Arnault Du Tilh
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 15 October 1984
GET THIS BOOK The Return of Martin Guerre

The clever peasant Arnaud du Tilh had almost won his case, when a man with a wooden leg swaggered into the French courtroom, denounced du TiIh, and reestablished his claim to the identity, property, and wife of Martin Guerre. This book, by the noted historian who served as a consultant for the film, adds new dimensions to this famous legend.

The Return of Martin Guerre

The Return of Martin Guerre
  • Author : Joseph Tendler
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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Few stories are more captivating than the one told by Natalie Zemon Davis in The Return of Martin Guerre. Basing her research on records of a bizarre court case that occurred in 16th-century France, she uses the tale of a missing soldier - whose disappearance threatens the livelihood of his peasant wife - to explore complex social issues. Davis takes rich material - dramatic enough to have been the basis of two major films - and uses it to explore

The Return of Martin Guerre

The Return of Martin Guerre
  • Author : Joseph Tendler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 15 July 2017
GET THIS BOOK The Return of Martin Guerre

Few stories are more captivating than the one told by Natalie Zemon Davis in The Return of Martin Guerre. Basing her research on records of a bizarre court case that occurred in 16th-century France, she uses the tale of a missing soldier - whose disappearance threatens the livelihood of his peasant wife - to explore complex social issues. Davis takes rich material - dramatic enough to have been the basis of two major films - and uses it to explore

The Gift in Sixteenth century France

The Gift in Sixteenth century France
  • Author : Natalie Zemon Davis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 12 May 2021
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In this gem of a book, Natalie Zemon Davis explores the role of gifts in Renaissance France. From the King's bounty to the beggar's alms, from the lavish feasting and display of civic dignitaries to the humble tokens exchanged by peasant bride and groom, the giving and receiving of gifts -then, as now - held tremendous significance.Full of vignettes which illuminate life and belief in the sixteenth century, The Gift examines how the giving of presents functioned at all

Translations of Power

Translations of Power
  • Author : Elizabeth Jane Bellamy
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 12 May 1992
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Bellamy casts new theoretical light on the Renaissance genre of the dynastic epic. Drawing upon Freudian and Lacanian psychoanalysis to illuminate the emergence of an epic Virgils' Aeneid, Ariosto's Orlando Furioso, Tasso's Gerusalemme Liberata, and Spenser's Faerie Queene to demonstrate how the operations of the unconscious may be interpreted within narrative history. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

A Passion for History

A Passion for History
  • Author : Natalie Zemon Davis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 12 May 2021
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Annotation. The path-breaking work of renowned historian Natalie Zemon Davis has added profoundly to our understanding of early modern society and culture. She rescues men and women from oblivion using her unique combination of rich imagination, keen intelligence, and archival sleuthing to uncover the past. Davis brings to life a dazzling cast of extraordinary people, revealing their thoughts, emotions, and choices in the world in which they lived. Thanks to Davis we can meet the impostor Arnaud du Tilh in