Life in a Medieval Village

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HarperCollins, Jan 30, 1991 - History - 272 pages
A lively, detailed picture of village life in the Middle Ages by the authors of Life in a Medieval City and Life in a Medieval Castle. "A good general introduction to the history of this period."--Los Angeles Times

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User Review  - Medievalgirl - LibraryThing

Although I am getting to like these authors more, I confess I did not like this book as much as their other book 'Life in a Medieval Castle' which I read last year. The main reason was that the first ... Read full review

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Life in a Medieval City takes the reader on a systematic exploration of different aspects of life in a town called Troyes in 13th century France. One was struck by how deeply uncomfortable life was ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Frances and Joseph Gies have been writing books about medieval history for thirty years. Together and separately, they are the authors of more than twenty books, including Life in a Medieval City, Life in a Medieval Castle, Life in a Medieval Village, The Knight in History, and Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel. They live near Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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