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The Dance Manias of The Middle Ages by Osie Turner
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Dance Mania was a craze that hit Europe primarily in the late fourteenth through sixteenth centuries. Gangs of people, usually young, would spontaneously gather in circles and begin a spasmodic, jerking, convulsive dance. They would twist and contort wildly, scream, and even foam at the mouth.
How To Cook A Peacock: Le Viandier: Medieval Recipes From The French Court by Jim Chevallier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
In the fourteenth century, French kings prized such fare as peacock, storks and herons. Guillaume Tirel not only cooked these dishes, he left a book on how to do it. Le Viandier has survived in at least four different versions. Now Jim Chevallier has translated the so-called Fifteenth Century version, making it available to recreational medievalists, food historians and students of medieval life.
The Story Of Imam Hussein by Hussein Abbas
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of imam Hussein Part one Edited by Hussein Abbas Dedication To imam Hussein himself and all who heard about him. Summary This is ilustared history based on real events painted by many artist of different times. Imam Hussein was the son of Ali ibn Abi Ṭalib (fourth Rashidun Caliph of Sunni Islam, and first Imam of Shia Islam) and Fatimah Zahra (daughter of the
Trattato di cucina medievale by Sergio Innocenti
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: Italian. Published: September 5, 2011 by Delirium Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Un pasto vecchio otto secoli. Cosa e come mangiavano nel Medioevo? Viaggio alla scoperta di molti dei cliché del caso, fino a scoprire ricette e usanze inaspettate.
Rise of the Feudal University by Darvin Babiuk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
A review of how the university system rose out of feudal times and developed the organizational pattern that made it the basis higher learning up to modern times.
The Battle of Wimbledon (568) - A Bretwalda Battle by Oliver Hayes
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
In the chaos that engulfed Britain after the “Age of Arthur”, one battle stands out. This was a key battle fought in the heart of the Dark Ages for control of southern Britain that pitched the King of Kent against the leader of the Romano-Britons. The victory won here decided the fate of Britain for a generation.
Odd True Tales, Volume 5 by Mimi Riser
Series: Odd True Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The fifth installment of the “Odd True Tales” series… This volume focuses exclusively on the Inquisition, and is not for the faint of heart or weak of stomach. It’s divided into four chapters: Profit & Pain, Cries in the Dark, A Miscellany of Madness, Letter from Hell…
The Duke's Book of Hours by Jacqueline Grant
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
In the early 1400s the Duke, Jean de Berry commissioned a book. At this time books were written out by hand and lavishly illustrated by highly accomplished artists. The Duke's book is a most valuable example of the art of the illuminated manuscript that was perfected during the Middle Ages.
Images of the Good Estate: Political Legitimacy in Fourteenth-Century Rome Under Cola Di Rienzo by Roderic Derienzo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
It is 1347 and Rome is in turmoil. Aristocratic families battle in the streets and the common people suffer. Who can restore justice and order? Cola Di Rienzo, a common clerk with knowledge of what Rome once was and what she could once again become steps forward to rule Rome. Against all odds Cola Di Rienzo succeeds in bringing peace and prosperity to Rome but on the wings of heretical angels.
Peter the Hermit by Isobel Veitch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The story of Peter the Hermit’s involvement in the Frank – Byzantine – Sunni Seljuk Turk – Shia Fatimid Egyptian religious and territorial war of the late 11th century.
A study of the church in the Kingdom of Mercia during the reign of King Offa 757-796 AD by Adam Freeman
Price: Free! Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
This book will be set within the heart of eighth century England, focusing on the reign of King Offa of Mercia who reigned from 757-796 AD. It will assess the position of religion in the Mercian court and for Offa himself personally; the setting of many church synods of England within the borders of Mercia during his reign, alongside the elevation of Lichfield to become an archbishopric.
Bannockburn: Norman v Norman by Ed Conduit
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The leaders at the Battle of Bannockburn were both Normans aristocrats - Édouard II de Carnarvon and Robert de Brus. The Scots king was descended from Normans in the town of Brus who immigrated in 1165. Scots differ from southern English mainly in language. Scots came from Northumbrian Anglo-Saxon and remains close to its Frisian than does English.
2012 [THE MAYAN CALENDAR ] by Radu Ramoiu, Sr
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
The 2012 Apocalypse is predicted by an intersection of Religions, Science, and Prophesies. Many Great Prophets, Religious Scriptures, and Scientific evidence point to a possible apocalyptic event happening in the year 2012.