Voices of Medieval England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life by Linda E. Mitchell
  

Synopsis

Voices of Medieval England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales Contemporary Accounts of Daily Life by Linda E. Mitchell

This volume provides a selection of primary documents from medieval England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales, thereby enabling readers to directly access information about life long ago in the region. * Provides tools and techniques for effectively evaluating the meaning and importance of the documents * Enables students to effectively incorporate information from primary documents into various school and personal research projects * Includes an Ask Yourself section of questions about the document and the source era as well as a Topics to Consider section that suggests themes to explore in an essay, online project, or class presentation

Reviews

These fascinating documents, from instructions on how to slay toothache-causing worms to the gritty details of medieval Scottish prisons, are perfect for students of medieval history. - Booklist Clearly intended as a teaching tool, this volume is a good introductory resource for the study of medieval Britain and Ireland. Summing Up: Recommended. High school through undergraduate students

About the Author

Linda E. Mitchell is Martha Jane Phillips Starr/Missouri Distinguished Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at University of Missouri-Kansas City.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
263 pages

Author

Linda E. Mitchell
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Publisher

ABC-CLIO

Publication date

6th September 2016

ISBN

9781610697873


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