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Published: 17 December 2019

528 Pages | several black and white maps and figures

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198846963

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The Aristocracy in England and Tuscany, 1000 - 1250

Peter Coss

  • Brings an in-depth study of a Mediterranean society of the Middle Ages to English readers
  • Uses themes and perspectives from Italian history and historiography to re-assess the role of the aristocracy in England
  • Counters the traditional tendency to appreciate the medieval period from within insular and Anglo-French perspectives
  • Offers a broad examination of the aristocracy and aristocratic life across a crucial period and shows how the nobility evolved