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Published: 23 October 2014

160 Pages | 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199697298

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The Middle Ages: A Very Short Introduction

Miri Rubin

Very Short Introductions

  • Considers the complex changes the Middle Ages brought on contemporary culture in Europe
  • Examines the people and their lifestyles, from kings to the ordinary man
  • Looks at the big ideas of the period, including Christian salvation and sacred kingship
  • Considers the impact the period on the modern day
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over six million copies sold worldwide