A Small Sound of the Trumpet: Women in Medieval Life

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Beacon Press, 1986 - History - 271 pages
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Describes the daily life of noblewomen, nuns, and peasants in feudal England and Europe, looks at the treatment of lepers, begars, prostitutes, and criminals, and offers brief profiles of prominent medieval women

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This excellent synthesis of contemporary literature explores the activities of women at all social levels in France, England, the Low Countries, and Germany between 1100 and 1500: queens and noble ... Read full review

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The Precursors
1
The Mould for Medieval Women
18
Queens
44
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