Tradition and Change

Essays in Honour of Marjorie Chibnall Presented by her Friends on the Occasion of her Seventieth Birthday

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • England,
  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • Medieval World History (Circa 450 - Circa 1450),
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Medieval Church (476-1517),
  • Chibnall, Marjorie,
  • France,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Medieval period, 1066-1485,
  • Medieval period, 987-1515

Edition Notes

ContributionsDiana Greenway (Editor), Christopher Holdsworth (Editor), Jane Sayers (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7734540M
ISBN 10052125793X
ISBN 109780521257930

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