A Distant Mirror : The Calamitous Fourteenth Century

By: Barbara Wertheim Tuchman

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In these eminently readable and compelling pages the author brings the insights of a modern historian to bear on the decades of Chaucer and Boccaccio, the time of the Hundred Years' War and the Black Death, of the great fame of Dante, of extravagant civilization and bizarre superstition, of pilgrimage and plague, of revolutionary new technologies and enraged revolt against a poll tax. There is light marking to the text block edges.days to arrive.

Title: A Distant Mirror : The Calamitous Fourteenth Century

Author: Barbara Wertheim Tuchman

Categories: History*,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: UK, Papermac: 1995

ISBN: 0333644700

ISBN 13: 9780333644706

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Pictorial covers

Type: Book

Sellers ID: 02880

Keywords: history, fourteenth century history, the middle ages, european .history, british history,