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Life in a Mediaeval City, Illustrated by York in the XVth Century

Gelesen von Peter Yearsley

(4,657 Sterne; 83 Bewertungen)

A short and gentle overview of mediaeval life in a large city. It lightly covers the class structure of society, local government, guilds, pageantry and punishment. The author has an easy, rhythmic style which leaves the reader wanting to find out more. (Summary by Peter Yearsley) (2 hr 19 min)

Chapters

01 - Chapter I: Introduction; Chapter II: Important Factors Affecting the Hist…

7:54

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02 - Chapter III: Appearance

39:01

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03 - Chapter IV: Civil Life, Parliamentary and National Life

20:32

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04 - Chapter IV: Business Life

21:42

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05 - Chapter IV: Religious Life

23:03

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06 - Chapter IV: Education, Entertainment, Classes; Chapter V: Conclusion

27:15

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Bewertungen

excellent!

(5 Sterne)

This perfectly read literature had me addicted from beginning to end. It provides an in depth viewcof life from every aspect in the ancient city of York in England. At time it felt like I was there! fantastic! a great education and thoroughly immersive entertainment for the bed time listener such as myself!

(5 Sterne)

really nice descriptions easily understood and for those who have not gotten into politics, when he refers to "the corporation" he is referring to a city or community using civil law

informative and entertaining

(5 Sterne)

An excellent presentation by Mr Yearsly

fabulous

(4,5 Sterne)

Highly accurate and beautifully read! Well written/ very academic too !!! Loved it ! Heard it like 2 dozen times. Thanks all. Time well spent.

I loved this insightful text.

(5 Sterne)

The reader did a wonderful job and it was a pleasure to listen to.

Enjoyed it very much!

(5 Sterne)

I only wish it was longer! Fine job done by reader. Thank you!

great book

(5 Sterne)

a really great book is it a listen to and beautifully red very interesting

Great information to bring a middle ages, city to life.

(3,5 Sterne)