Making a Living in the Middle Ages: The People of Britain 850-1520
Yale University Press, 2002 - 403 էջ
Dramatic social and economic change during the middle ages altered the lives of the people of Britain in far-reaching ways, from the structure of their families to the ways they made their livings. In this engagingly written economic history, Christopher Dyer provides a vivid new account of British medieval life from the Viking invasions through the Norman conquest to the colonial expansion of the sixteenth century.
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LibraryThing ReviewՀաճախորդի կարծիքը - quondame - LibraryThing
The subtitle: The People of Britain 850-1520 is somewhat more accurate, but the real title is Economic changes in England, Wales, and Scotland 850-1520 and why it was never just one thing. It wasn't completely deadly, but it felt very repetitive as it went on. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewՀաճախորդի կարծիքը - DLMorrese - LibraryThing
Packed with information but deadly dull. It reads like a financial report. I couldn't force myself to finish it. That said, if you're preparing a paper or writing a novel set in Britain between the years of 850 and 1520, this would make great source material. Read full review