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From Childhood To Chivalry: The Education Of The English Kings And Aristocracy, 1066 1530

3.38  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Hardcover, 260 pages
Published by Methuen Publishing
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RJay
Jun 30, 2016 RJay rated it really liked it
For those seriously interested in the MA, this is a good resource book. It primarily traces the history of the education of noble children from the early to later middle ages period. Its focus is on how educational materials and subjects were developed and what educational resources children were exposed to at what ages. If you are reading it to learn about the subjects themselves and what was taught during this time period, then you might be disappointed. However, the book is well written and ...more
Nicole
Feb 13, 2013 Nicole rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this thematic book about aristocratic childhood, if nothing else, because it is different to everything else I've seen. It didn't tell me anything new about my topic but it was, nonetheless, interesting.
Adrian
Jul 26, 2009 Adrian rated it liked it
Shelves: medieval
an insight into the childhood experiences of English nobles and kings from the Norman Conquest to the Tudors
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Competent but unexciting. Emphasizes the great noble households' role in education. Not much on literacy!
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As recommended by Pudewa, the Four Language Arts, CHEA 2014.
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