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A Distant Mirror : The Calamitous Fourteenth Century

By: Barbara Wertheim Tuchman

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Papermac: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02880

ISBN: 0333644700

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info