Women in the Middle Ages: An Encyclopedia

Editors: Wilson, Katharina M. and Margolis, Nadia
Publication Year: 2004
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 978-0-313-33016-2
Category: Social Sciences - Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
Image Count: 166
Book Status: Pending
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Covers people and topics ranging from the third to the fifteenth centuries, and treats well-known figures, more recently discovered or re-evaluated figures, and much more. Medieval women in the principal stages of life, both mortal and spiritual, are covered in entries on childhood, virginity, marriage, widowhood, penitentials, hagiography, and relics.

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