History

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Edited by Deborah Mauskopf Deliyannis, Indiana University

This one-volume survey of history-writing in the Middle Ages contains twelve articles, written by an interdisciplinary group of authors, that discuss the different types of texts that were written, and how modern scholars have approached them.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004226777
Publication date: 
February 2012
€44,00
$53.00

Jan Luiten van Zanden

‘The Long Road to the Industrial Revolution’ offers a new explanation of the origins of the industrial revolution in Western Europe by placing development in Europe within a global perspective. It focuses on its specific institutional and demographic development since the late Middle Ages, and on...
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ISBN: 
9789004226791
E-ISBN: 
9789047428626
Publication date: 
February 2012
€44,00
$53.00

Michiel van Groesen, University of Amsterdam

This volume deals with the De Bry collection of voyages, one of the most monumental publications of Early Modern Europe. It analyzes the textual and iconographic changes the De Bry publishing family made to travel accounts describing Asia, Africa and America.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004226784
E-ISBN: 
9789047432630
Publication date: 
February 2012
€44,00
$53.00

Edited by Brian Patrick McGuire

This guide to the life and writings of Jean Gerson (1363-1429) provides the reader with a state-of-the-art evaluation of the place of this central theologian and church reformer in the transition from medieval to early modern culture, spirituality and religion.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205758
Publication date: 
March 2011
€43,00
$52.00

Edited by Ian C. Levy

The Companion to John Wyclif contains eight substantial essays (20-30,000 words each) which cover all the major areas of Wyclif's life and thought. Each essay provides timely research that is thoroughly grounded in the primary texts while making use of the most recent secondary literature. Essays...
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205741
Publication date: 
March 2011
€43,00
$52.00

Edited by John D. Roth and James M. Stayer

This handbook of Anabaptism and Spiritualism provides an informative survey of recent scholarship on the Radical Reformation, from the 1520s to the end of the eighteenth century. Each chapter offers a narrative summary that engages current research and suggests directions for future study.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205833
E-ISBN: 
9789047411048
Publication date: 
February 2011
€43,00
$52.00

Edited by D.J.B. Trim and Mark Charles Fissel

This anthology explains how Europeans used amphibious warfare to exert military and economic power in the Mediterranean, North and Baltic Seas, and the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, and the adjacent coasts; and how war, commerce and the growth of the European State system sustained one another.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205949
Publication date: 
February 2011
€43,00
$52.00

Edited by Johann P. Arnason and Björn Wittrock

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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205772
Publication date: 
February 2011
€43,00
$52.00

David A. Wacks

Drawing on current critical theory, Framing Iberia relocates the Castilian classics El Conde Lucanor and El Libro de buen amor within a medieval Iberian literary tradition that includes works in Arabic, Hebrew, Latin, and Romance. Winner of the 2009 La corónica International Book Award for...
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205895
E-ISBN: 
9789047419747
Publication date: 
February 2011
€43,00
$52.00

Linda A. Newson and Susie Minchin

Based on exceptionally rich private papers of Portuguese slave traders, this study provides unique insight into the diet, health and medical care of slaves during their journey from Africa to Peru in the early seventeenth century.
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205659
E-ISBN: 
9789047419365
Publication date: 
February 2011
€43,00
$52.00

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