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Women of the Medieval World: New Perspectives on the Past

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This fascinating volume breaks new ground in examining the statusand lives of women in Europe during the Middle Ages, offeringrevealing new insights into the role of women in a wide range ofreligious, sexual and domestic affairs.

As this book amply demonstrates, women were central to thespiritual life of the medieval Church: Jo Ann McNamara writes onthe legacy of miracles i
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Published August 1st 1987 by Blackwell Publishers
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Alana White
May 21, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Italian Renaissance/Scholarly
Useful to me for my research into medical practices of the Italian Renaissance. Article "Anthonius Guainerius and Medieval Gynecology," by Helen Rodnite Lemay. Guainerius was a professor of medicine at the University of Pavia during the early fifteenth century.
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