Download PDF by Sandra Cavallo,Lyndan Warner: Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (Women And Men

By Sandra Cavallo,Lyndan Warner

ISBN-10: 0582317479

ISBN-13: 9780582317475

ISBN-10: 0582317487

ISBN-13: 9780582317482

This new number of essays brings jointly fresh examine on widowhood in medieval and early glossy Europe. the amount opens with an introductory bankruptcy via the Editors which seems to be usually on the stipulations and buildings of widowhood during this interval. this is often via a number of essays which remove darkness from varied dimensions of widowhood throughout Europe - in England, Italy, France, Germany and Spain. a selected allure of the quantity is the eye given to widowers, and the comparisons made among the female and male adventure of widowhood. it really is a thrilling reinterpretation of the topic so that it will do a lot to undo the conventional stereotype of the widow.

Contributing to the quantity are: Jodi Bilinkoff, Giulia Calvi, Sandra Cavallo, Isabelle Chabot, Julia Crick, Amy Erikson, Dagmar Freist, Elizabeth Foyster, Margaret Pelling, Pamela Sharpe,Tim Stretton, Barbara Todd, and Lyndan Warner.

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