Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 July 2014

256 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199372317

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A Medieval Omnibus

Sources in Medieval European History

Clifford R. Backman

  • Includes a wide variety of sources: prose histories, verse dramas, saints' lives, private letters, popular tales, legal extracts, sermons, memoirs, mystical visions, poetry, travelogues, and extracts from theology and science
  • Compiled and edited by Clifford R. Backman, and designed specifically to accompany Backman's The Worlds of Medieval Europe. All of the sources have been translated by Backman.
  • Each document includes a headnote that sets the source in its historical context; also includes a general introduction and a unit on how to read primary sources