Baker & Taylor Covers English history from 1066-1485
Book News An archaeologist and a writer on ancient art and archaeology explore Britain from 1066 to 1485 from the perspective of their specialties. They discuss urban, rural, Church, and court society; medieval pastimes; science and superstitions; attitudes to women; and some of the more gruesome aspects of medical practice. Highly illustrated with photographs, many in color, and drawings. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.