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The Cheese and the Worms: The Cosmos of a Sixteenth-Century Miller

Carlo Ginzburg - History - 2013 - 224 pages
The Cheese and the Worms is an incisive study of popular culture in the sixteenth century as seen through the eyes of one man, the miller known as Menocchio, who was accused of ...
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Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance

Carlo Ginzburg, Martin H. Ryle, Kate Soper - History - 2001 - 261 pages
Home to the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo, and the Grand Concourse, the Bronx was at one time a haven for upwardly mobile second-generation immigrants eager to leave the ...
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History, Rhetoric, and Proof

Carlo Ginzburg - History - 1999 - 119 pages
One of the world's leading historians delivers a pathbreaking analysis of truth and rhetoric in the writing of history.
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No Island is an Island: Four Glances at English Literature in a World ...

Carlo Ginzburg - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 121 pages
Available for the first time in English, this is the definitive account of the practice of sexual slavery the Japanese military perpetrated during World War II by the ...
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The Judge and the Historian: Marginal Notes on a Late-Twentieth-Century ...

Carlo Ginzburg, Antony Shugaar - History - 2002 - 211 pages
In The Judge and the Historian, Carlo Ginzburg draws on his work on sixteenth- and seventeenth-century witchcraft trials to dissect the weaknesses and contradictions of Italy's ...
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The Enigma of Piero: Piero Della Francesca

Carlo Ginzburg, Martin Ryle, Kate Soper, Peter Burke - Art - 2002 - 158 pages
Looks at the paintings of Piero della Francesca, including the "Baptism of Christ" and the Arezzo Cycle, and provides insight into the lives of patrons and the intriques found ...
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Ecstasies: Deciphering the Witches' Sabbath

Carlo Ginzburg, Raymond Rosenthal - History - 2004 - 339 pages
Weaving early accounts of witchcraft—trial records, ecclesiastical tracts, folklore, and popular iconography—into new and startling patterns, Carlo Ginzburg presents in ...
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Threads and Traces: True False Fictive

Carlo Ginzburg - History - 2011 - 336 pages
Carlo Ginzburg’s brilliant and timely new essay collection takes a bold stand against naive positivism and allegedly sophisticated neo-skepticism. It looks deeply into ...
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The Night Battles (RLE Witchcraft): Witchcraft and Agrarian Cults in the ...

Carlo Ginzburg - History - 2012 - 240 pages
Based on research in the Inquisitorial archives, the book recounts the story of a peasant fertility cult centred on the benandanti. These men and women regarded themselves as ...
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