Frommer's Sweden (Frommer's Complete Guides)
You'll never fall into the tourist traps when you travel with Frommer's. It's like having a friend show you around, taking you to the places locals like best. Our expert authors have already gone everywhere you might go -- they've done the legwork for you, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is, saving you time and...
The Medieval City (Greenwood Guides to Historic Events of the Medieval World) After a long decline in urban life following the fall of the Roman Empire, towns became centers of trade and of liberty during the medieval period. Here, the author describes how, as Europe stabilized after centuries of strife, commerce and the commercial class grew, and urban areas became an important source of revenue into royal coffers. Towns... Encyclopedia of Information Communication Technology The Encyclopedia of Information Communication Technology (ICT) is a comprehensive resource describing the influence of information communication technology in scientific knowledge construction and spreading, with emphasis on the roles of product technologies, process technologies, and context technologies.
A reference point for studies...
The Hammer of Witches: A Complete Translation of the Malleus Maleficarum The Malleus Maleficarum, first published in 1486-7, is the standard medieval text on witchcraft and it remained in print throughout the early modern period. Its descriptions of the evil acts of witches and the ways to exterminate them continue to contribute to our knowledge of early modern law, religion and society. Mackay's highly acclaimed...
Frommer's France 2010 (Frommer's Complete)
Frommer's France 2010
With Foldout Map
Beaune, the medieval capital of Burgundy, gets juiced up for the Les Trois Glorieuses wine festival in November. See chapter 13.
Foldout map, plus detailed maps throughout
Rome in the Pyrenees Written by an acknowledged authority on this period and region, this is the first full-length book published in English of the archaeological and historical evidence for an important Roman town in Gaul, Lugdunum in the French Pyrenees, and for its surrounding people the Convenae.
Drawing from the extensive excavation that he has carried out on...
A History of the Crusades, Volume I: The First Hundred Years “A highly-respected series . . . [a] 30-year project known for its high quality of research, editing, and printing. . . . Recommended for all libraries”—Choice
“Like the Crusades themselves, this History will . . . long stand as a monument to the vision of its founders and the dogged persistence...
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