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A Medieval Miscellany This collection of occasional writings by renowned medieval scholar Margaret Wade Labarge considers an eclectic mix of themes and issues in the history of the Middle Ages The varied lives of medieval women their power and status within society are depicted through their own writings; uestions of medieval culture are linked to those facing humanity in our time; travel as experienced by the most prestigious ambassador and by the lowliest pilgrim is explored; and the origins and conditions of health care are examined These themes have inspired or informed the author's eight major historical works but are revisited here with the clarity wit and discipline of a great teacher A Medieval Miscellany will give readers already acuainted with Labarge's work new pleasure and provide an enticing path into medieval lives and time for new readers

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