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Death in medieval Europe : death scripted and death choreographed / edited by Joëlle Rollo-Koster.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xiv, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Writing and commemoration in Anglo-Saxon England / Jill Hamilton Clements -- From powerful agents to subordinate objects? : the restless dead in thirteenth- and fourteenth-century Iceland / Kirsi Kanerva -- Animated corpses and bodies with power in the scholastic age / Winston Black -- Women, dance, death, and lament in medieval Spain and the Mediterranean : Jewish, Christian, and Muslim examples / Cynthia Sautter -- Wills and testaments / Francine Michaud -- Spectacular death : capital punishment in medieval English towns / James Davis -- Ghostly knights : kings' funerals in 14th century Europe and the emergence of an international style / Mikhail A. Boytsov -- Death of clergymen : popes and cardinals' death rituals / Joëlle Rollo-Koster -- A dead zone in the historiography of death in the Middle Ages : the sentiment of suspicious death / Franck Collard -- Registering deaths and causes of death in late medieval Milan / Ann G. Carmichael.
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ISBN:
  • 9781138802124 ((hardback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1138802123 ((hardback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9781138802131 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1138802131 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic book))
LCCN:
2016014444
OCLC:
959698281
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