We take a look at the life and legacy of Umberto Eco, who passed away last week. Best known for his novel, The Name of the Rose, Eco made a significant contribution to medieval studies. We also have a report on the discovery of a lost medieval town in Poland, an interview with Nancy Goldstone, and talk about Viking nicknames.
In these 37 pages you will find:
Discovering a Lost Medieval Town in Poland
How did medieval Europeans deal with Greek debt?
Nearly 100 Medieval Skeletons discovered in Aberdeen
Ragnar Shaggy-Trousers and Eystein Foul-Fart: the truth behind Viking names
Book Excerpt: Lost Battlefields of Wales
Tales from Sacchetti: Roast Goose
An Interview with Nancy Goldstone
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