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A Brotherhood of Canons Serving God
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: David Lepine
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

A study of the lives of cathedral clergy in the middle ages.
The Reign of Henry IV
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Gwilym Dodd, Douglas Biggs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

Groundbreaking new essays provide a wealth of insight into a less-explored period of Henry's reign.
Language: en
Pages: 506
Authors: Juliet Barker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-24 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Juliet Barker provides an account of the first great popular uprising in England and a fascinating study of medieval life in English towns and countryside. She tells how and why an unlikely group of ordinary men and women from every corner of England united in armed rebellion against church and
Leper Knights
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: David Marcombe
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Boydell Press

One of the most unusual contributions to the crusading era was the idea of the leper knight - a response to the scourge of leprosy and the shortage of fighting men which beset the Latin kingdom in the twelfth century. The Order of St Lazarus, which saw the idea become
Margery Kempe and Her World
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Anthony Goodman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Pearson Education

"Margery Kempe is one of the most extraordinary figures in English medieval history. Daughter of a mayor of King's Lynn, wife of a burgess and mother of fourteen children, she was also the author of the first surviving autobiography composed by an Englishwoman. The Book of Margery Kempe, dictated in