The Middle Ages: An Encyclopedia for Students, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0684315955
  • ISBN-13: 9780684315959
  • DDC: 909.0703
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 942 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1996 | Published/Released December 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1996

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Written specifically for the student, this 4-volume adaptation of Scribner's 13-volume Dictionary of the Middle Ages covers every aspect of medieval life from A.D. 500 to 1500. Topics covered include daily life, major figures, countries and provinces, art, architecture, music, literature, science, and society.

This reference work has more than 700 entries with topics selected for their relevance to the school curriculum, their historical and multicultural importance, and their representation of women. The result is a concise, curriculum-related survey that covers all aspects of the period.

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"A well-written, thorough, and extremely informative set." -- School Library Journal

— School Library Journal