Five new books to tell you about, taking you from Brigstock to Baghdad.
Marriage was an important part of many medieval women’s lives, but not all marriages followed the neat path that the church had laid out for them. This week on The Medieval Podcast, Danièle speaks with Dr. Bridget Wells-Furby about fourteenth-century heiress Lucy de Thweng and what her story can tell us about medieval marriage, adultery, and even annulment.
In the first episode of Byzantium & Friends, Leonora Neville talks about her new book Byzantine Gender – how people in the Byzantine Empire conceived of men and women, masculinity and femininity, and the proper behaviour for men and women.
Our latest list of five new books about the Middle Ages.
Here are 10 books published in 2019 and 2020 which you can freely download and read right now.
Five new books about the Middle Ages, ranging from genealogy to minting coins.
Five new publications about the crusades.
Five new books that medievalists will enjoy!
Here are seven books offering new translations of medieval texts, all published within the last year.
This week on The Medieval Podcast, Danièle is joined by Peter Konieczny to talk about their favourite books on the Middle Ages that were published in 2019.
Five new books for readers of medieval military history.
Here are nine books that look at the Byzantine world, published in 2019.
Here are five new books on England in the Middle Ages, including one which you can download for free.
An emperor, an admiral, a poet, a rebel, and five princesses – new biographies about people from the medieval world.
Who were the men and women who took up the cross and journeyed to Holy Lands? Danièle speaks with Dan Jones about his latest book on crusaders and on why it’s important for historians to talk about the crusades today.
Five new books about the Middle Ages, including a translation of two accounts of Milanese tyrants and a look at medieval manuscripts in a global context.
Following a decade of intensive conservation and expert research, a new book is revealing the importance of the spectacular Staffordshire Hoard to our knowledge of British and world history. It is set to offer fascinating discoveries about England in the seventh century.
Five new books that look at England, Scotland and Wales in the Early Middle Ages
Five new books about the medieval world, taking us from the Byzantine Empire to fields of Japan.
A detailed recipe for making white soap from fourteenth-century England.
Five new books about the medieval world, featuring an empress and a tradesman.
Read an excerpt from the newly published book, Richard III and the Battle of Bosworth, by Mike Ingram.
Here are five new books offering the texts and translations of medieval sources.