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ന Free Hardcover [ 䊠 Amazon.com: The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century eBook: Ian Mortimer: Kindle Store ] ඇ ePUB By Ian Mortimer ඹ ന Free Hardcover [ 䊠 Amazon.com: The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century eBook: Ian Mortimer: Kindle Store ] ඇ ePUB By Ian Mortimer ඹ In this compelling volume, Medieval history expert Mortimer The Fears of Henry IV transports readers to jolly, squalid old England for a thorough survey of everyday 14th century life Going beyond the nasty, brutish and short of it, Mortimer s immersive visitor s guide approach to popular history gives readers a seamless sense of being there The population is young Half of the population is aged twenty one or less but incredibly diverse The idea that social classes were distinct and few fighters, prayers, and farmers gets exploded in Mortimer s examination society and the Medieval character, including everything from humor and juggling to mariners to doctors Mortimer even argues, convincingly, over relative standards of hygiene to regard a medieval kitchen as dirty because it has not been wiped down with modern detergent is to apply our own standards inappropriately He also looks at the role of period s four greatest writers of the time , and reveals the horrors of contemporary medicine with terrifying descriptions of the plague and law the outskirts of every town were decorated with the hanged corpses of minor criminals Mortimer s toungue in cheek vistor s guide is an impressive accomplishment, turning 600 years of history transparent to give 21st century audiences a clear view on Medieval life Copyright Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc All rights reserved.In this compelling volume, Mortimer transports his readers Gives readers a seamless sense of being there An impressive accomplishment, turning 600 years of history transparent to give 21st century readers a clear view of medieval life Publishers Weekly Mortimer addresses every aspect of medieval life, from the mundane to the bizarre Travel guides are designed to deliver helpful information about faraway places, but this one gets to the heart of a different time zone The Washington Post Chock full of surprises, this is exceptional social history, compellingly told there should be travel books like this for every century Start reading, and you won t want to stop Library Journal The endlessly inventive Ian Mortimer is the most remarkable medieval historian of our time The Times UK In Time Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried This shopping feature will continue to load items order navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key the next or previous , Inc doing business as m z n is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing based Seattle, Washington, was founded by Jeff Bezos on July The tech giant largest Internet retailer world measured revenue market capitalization, second after Alibaba Group terms total sales Amazon.com: The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century eBook: Ian Mortimer: Kindle Store

 

    • Amazon.com: The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century eBook: Ian Mortimer: Kindle Store
    • 3.1
    • 242
    • Hardcover
    • 354 pages
    • Ian Mortimer
    • English
    • 23 January 2016

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