Trial By Fire And Water

Author: Robert Bartlett
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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Robert Bartlett here examines the workings of trial by ordeal from the time it first appeared in the barbarian law codes, tracing its use by Christian societies to its last days as a test of withcraft in Europe and America.

Medieval Panorama

Author: Robert Bartlett
Publisher: Getty Publications
ISBN: 9780892366422
Size: 63.62 MB
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"This book also includes biographies of key personalities, from Charlemagne to Wycliffe, timelines, maps, glossary, gazetteer, and bibliography."--BOOK JACKET.

The Laws Of The Salian Franks

Author: Katherine Fischer Drew
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812213225
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Following the collapse of the western Roman Empire, the Franks established in northern Gaul one of the most enduring of the Germanic barbarian kingdoms.

Strong Of Body Brave And Noble

Author: Constance Brittain Bouchard
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801485480
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This book explores the nature of the nobility, focusing on France in the High Middle Ages (11th-13th centuries).

Max Weber And The Idea Of Economic Sociology

Author: Richard Swedberg
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691070131
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"This book is unequivocally first-rate. Swedberg writes clearly, comprehensively, in a nuanced style, and with tremendous erudition. Max Weber and the Idea of Economic Sociology will be recognized as an invaluable work.

The Medieval Origins Of The Legal Profession

Author: James A. Brundage
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226077611
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James Brundage’s The Medieval Origins of the Legal Profession traces the history of legal practice from its genesis in ancient Rome to its rebirth in the early Middle Ages and eventual resurgence in the courts of the medieval church.