Early medieval society.

by Sylvia L. Thrupp

Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 260 Downloads: 236
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  • Civilization, Medieval

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Includes bibliographies.

StatementEdited by Sylvia L. Thrupp.
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LC ClassificationsCB353 .T47
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 260 p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5536087M
LC Control Number67012835

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Women played an important part in public affairs. They practiced birth control through abortion and. oxford big ideas history 8: australian curriculum chapter three medieval europe Source A medieval artist’s impression of life on a feudal manor How was society in medieval Europe organised.

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