The Middle Ages: A Graphic History

byEleanor JanegaIllustratorNeil Max Emmanuel

July 23, 2021|
The Middle Ages: A Graphic History by Eleanor Janega
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A unique, illustrated book that will change the way you see medieval history The Middle Ages: A Graphic History busts the myth of the ''Dark Ages'', shedding light on the medieval period''s present-day relevance in a unique illustrated style. This history takes us through the rise and fall of empires, papacies, caliphates and kingdoms; through the violence and death of the Crusades, Viking raids, the Hundred Years War and the Plague; to the curious practices of monks, martyrs and iconoclasts. We''ll see how the foundations of the modern West were established, influencing our art, cultures, religious practices and ways of thinking. And we''ll explore the lives of those seen as ''Other'' - women, Jews, homosexuals, lepers, sex workers and heretics. Join historian Eleanor Janega and illustrator Neil Max Emmanuel on a romp across continents and kingdoms as we discover the Middle Ages to be a time of huge change, inquiry and development - not unlike our own.
Eleanor Janega is a medieval historian specialising in social history. She is a lecturer at King?s College London, runs the popular blog ''Going Medieval'' on intersections between medieval history and pop culture, and is a regular speaker, including for London Science Museum Lates. Neil Max Emmanuel is an illustrator who worked for 1...
Title:The Middle Ages: A Graphic HistoryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:176 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.01 inShipping dimensions:176 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.01 inPublished:July 23, 2021Publisher:Icon BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1785785915

ISBN - 13:9781785785917

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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