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The Fruit of Her Hands

By: Cameron, Michelle H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: BB0231126

ISBN: 1439118221

Condition: vg/vg


Based on the life of the author's thirteenth-century ancestor, Meir ben Baruch of Rothenberg, a renowed Jewish scholar of medieval Europe, this is the richly dramatic fictional story of Rabbi Meir's wife, Shira, a devout but rebellious woman who preserves her religious traditions as she and her family witness the rise of anti-Semitism in Europe.Raised by her widowed rabbi father and a Christian nursemaid in Normandy, Shira is a free-spirited, inquisitive girl whose... View more info

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In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made

By: Cantor, Norman F.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Free Press:

Seller ID: BB0242253

ISBN: 1476797749

Condition: vg


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In the wake of the plague: the Black Death and the world it made

By: Cantor, Norman L.

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New York : Free Press, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0236708

ISBN: 0684857359

Condition: vg/vg


Much of what we know about the greatest medical disaster ever, the Black Plague of the fourteenth century, is wrong. The details of the Plague etched in the minds of terrified schoolchildren -- the hideous black welts, the high fever, and the final, awful end by respiratory failure -- are more or less accurate. But what the Plague really was, and how it made history, remain shrouded in a haze of myths.Norman Cantor, the premier historian of the Middle Ages, draws toge... View more info

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Merlin

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 1988.:

Seller ID: BB0226035

ISBN: 0060971835

Condition: g


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1066

By: Howarth, David Armine

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex ; Penguin, 1981, c1977.:

Seller ID: BB0237341

ISBN: 0140058508

Condition: g


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The Medieval World

By: Le Goff, Jacques

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Collins and Brown, 1990:

Seller ID: BB0225159

ISBN: 1858911044

Condition: vg


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The Medieval West, 400-1450;: A Preindustrial Civilization

By: Nicholas, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dorsey Pr, 1973:

Seller ID: BB0245014

ISBN: 0256014205

Condition: Good+


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The Dream and the Tomb: A History of the Crusade

By: Payne, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NEW YORK : DORSET PRESS, 1990, C1984:

Seller ID: BB0212519

ISBN: 0880295287

Condition: vg/vg-


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The Crusades, The

By: Treece, Henry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Inc, 1994:

Seller ID: BB0250567

ISBN: 1566194008

Condition: vg/vg


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Eleanor of Aquitaine

By: Weir, Alison

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2000.:

Seller ID: BB0226387

ISBN: 0345434870

Condition: vg


Renowned in her time for being the most beautiful woman in Europe, the wife of two kings and mother of three, Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the great heroines of the Middle Ages. At a time when women were regarded as little more than chattel, Eleanor managed to defy convention as she exercised power in the political sphere and crucial influence over her husbands and sons. In this beautifully written biography, Alison Weir paints a vibrant portrait of this truly excepti... View more info