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Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Molly Olusunmade Corlett - Goodreads

Very readable but apparently not that reliable. Also, annoyingly, it makes you think "microhistorical studies of the middle ages are possible after all!" when the likelihood of ever actually coming ... Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I read it for school, and it was surprisingly enjoyable. You really get to know the people of this tiny, fascinating little village. It's like getting to know all their little rivalries and all the ... Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Alexis - Goodreads

Depictions of the past change like any other trend. So I love books that try to get at what living in another time period was really like. That's why it's disappointing that we don't get to read more ... Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Ak Hauck - Goodreads

Great opportunity to experience the machinations of a small group of villagers during a time of great upheaval and transition in their lives and in their world. Very interesting and enjoyable. Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Calder - Goodreads

Fascinating historical account of medieval France and the Inquisition. Because a bishop believed this small village in Southern France was full of heretics, he launched an investigation, interviewing ... Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Terence - Goodreads

When I began my undergraduate career I was part of an honors seminar where this was one of the books we read. It was an eye-opening experience and probably did as much as anything at that time in ... Read full review

Review: Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

User Review  - Sara Padilla - Goodreads

This book is definitely a rigorous historical study, as opposed to a story, which is both intellectually valid and sad. It is a very thorough description of the contents of the inquisition's ... Read full review


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