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The Central Period of the Middle Age 918-1273

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Beatrice A. Lees

Beatrice Lees writes that the history of the period of the Middle Ages from 918 to 1273 is that of "a heroic period, the age of feudali…

The History of the English Bible

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John Brown

The celebration of the Tercentenary of the Authorized Version of the English Bible of 1611 has called into existence the little book here p…

A Popular History of Ireland, Book 04

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Thomas D'Arcy McGee

Thomas D'Arcy McGee was an Irish refugee and a father of the Canadian confederation. His work on Irish history is comprehensive, encompassin…

A Popular History of Ireland, Book 06

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Thomas D'Arcy McGee

Thomas D'Arcy McGee was an Irish refugee and a father of the Canadian confederation. His work on Irish history is comprehensive, encompassin…

The Moors in Spain

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Stanley Lane-Poole

“The history of Spain offers us a melancholy contrast. Twelve hundred years ago, Tarik the Moor added the land of the Visigoths to the long …

Warwick the Kingmaker

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Charles William Chadwick Oman

Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428-1471), wealthy and powerful peer of England, was one of the leaders of the Wars of the Roses (14…

The Crusades

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George William Cox

The Crusades were a series of religious wars fought between 1096 and 1272 to recover the Holy Land from Islamic rule. According to the Latin…

The History of Britain

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John Milton

A reader of this history, encountering the frequent references to “my author,” meaning the current source, will be reminded of DON QUIXOTE a…

King and Baronage (A.D. 1135-1327)

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William Holden Hutton

William Holden Hutton (1860-1930) was a British historian and Dean of Winchester Cathedral. In this slim volume, Hutton writes of the long p…

The Epidemics of the Middle Ages

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Justus Hecker

Justus Friedrich Carl Hecker (1795-1850) was a German physician and medical writer, whose research focused on the history of epidemics, in a…

Beacon Lights of History, Vol 5: The Middle Ages

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John Lord

Volume 5 continues the commentary on world history begun in the first four volumes. This volume looks at some of the main religious figures…

Beacon Lights of History, Vol 6: Renaissance and Reformation

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John Lord

Volume 6 blends literature, exploration, science, and the start of Protestantism with discussions of Chaucer, Dante, Luther and others. - Su…

The Byzantine Empire

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Edward Foord

A concise and comprehensive guide to the Byzantine empire from Constantine to its dissolution. Foord explores in an accessible manner why it…

History of the Inquisition of Spain, Vol. 3

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Henry Charles Lea

The 3rd volume of Lea's monumental work on the Spanish Inquisition. This volume covers torture practices; the trial process; punishments; Je…

The Wars of the Roses 1377-1471

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Robert Balmain Mowat

The Wars of the Roses, 1377-1471, were a series of English civil wars fought for the control of the throne of England between two rival cade…

La Royale Maison de Savoie

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Grégoire Hudry-Menos

Grégoire Hudry-Menos, modeste journaliste savoyard, apporte un nouveau point de vue sur l'histoire de la maison de Savoie, mont&eacut…

Histoire générale du IVe siècle à nos jours. Tome 02. L'Europe féodale, les cro…

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Ernest Lavisse and Alfred Nicolas Rambaud

Ouvrage collectif sous la direction de Alfred Rambaud et Ernest Lavisse. Le deuxième tome de la série traite des grands &ea…

The Cambridge Medieval History, Volume 01, The Christian Roman Empire and the F…

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John Bagnell Bury

Volume 1: The Christian Roman Empire and the Foundation of the Teutonic Kingdoms "The present work is intended as a comprehensive accou…

The Beginning of the Middle Ages

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Richard William Church

In 395 A.D. Theodosius, the last ruler of the undivided Roman Empire died. To his young and incompetent son, Honorius, he left the governmen…

Guelphs and Ghibellines: A Short History of Mediaeval Italy from 1250-1409

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Oscar Browning

The High Middle Ages in Italy, 1250-1409, were a time of incessant strife between rival city-states, some the Ghibelline allies of the Holy …

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