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Reality Fictions: Romance, History, and Governmental Authority, 1025-1180

Robert M. Stein - Fiction - 2006 - 294 pages
"The sense of being guided by a trustworthy intelligence, deeply grounded in knowledge based on thorough study of the relevant texts, in command of precise and accurate ...
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Beowulf

Sarah M. Anderson, Alan Sullivan, Timothy Murphy - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 234 pages
A new translation of Beowulf, by Alan Sullivan and Timothy Murphy, is enhanced by Sarah Anderson with commentary and notes that explain unfamiliar terms, assist with literary ...
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Courtly Love Undressed: Reading Through Clothes in Medieval French Culture

E. Jane Burns - History - 2002 - 326 pages
In the later Middle Ages clothing was used to mark religious, military, and chivalric orders; in the courtly milieu, more specifically, the ostentatious display of luxury dress ...
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Autonomy, Self-governance and Conflict Resolution: Innovative Approaches to ...

Marc Weller, Stefan Wolff - Political Science - 2005 - 276 pages
Conflicts over the rights of self-defined population groups to determine their own destiny within the boundaries of existing states are among the most violent forms of inter ...
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Gender and the Chivalric Community in Malory's Morte D'Arthur

Dorsey Armstrong - Arthurian romances - 2003 - 282 pages
OC A lively and thought-provoking study of gender in the Arthurian community. It is at once theoretically sophisticated and highly readable, full of insightful close readings ...
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Holy and Noble Beasts: Encounters with Animals in Medieval Literature

David Salter - Literary Collections - 2001 - 168 pages
Through an analysis of literary sources, the book explores the broad range of attitudes towards animals and the natural world current in Western Europe during the later middle ...
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Possessions: essays in French literature, cinema, and theory

Julia Horn, Lynsey Russell-Watts - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 223 pages
Possessions emerges from the fifth Cambridge French Graduate Conference, which took place in 2001. The theme has provoked a broad scope of investigation, covering French ...
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