Paris in the Middle Ages

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University of Pennsylvania Press, Mar 31, 2009 - History - 249 pages
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Centering on the streets of this metropolis, Simone Roux peers into the secret lives of people within their homes and the public world of affairs and entertainments, populating the book with laborers, shop keepers, magistrates, thieves, and strollers.

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User Review  - nemoman - LibraryThing

This is a fairly dry history of Paris during the latter middle ages. The book simply does not live up to the Amazon review. It does very little, in fact, to permit you to peer into the everyday lives ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Simone Roux is Professor of History Emerita at University of Paris-X, Nantes. Jo Ann McNamara was Professor of History at Hunter College, City University of New York. She was the author of Sisters in Arms: Catholic Nuns Through Two Millennia.

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