The Making of the Middle Ages

R. W. Southern

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September 10, 1961
288 pages, 6 x 9 1/4
ISBN: 9780300002300

A distinguished Oxford historian presents an absorbing study of the main personalities and the influences that molded the history of Western Europe from the late tenth to the early thirteenth century, describing the chief forms of social, political, and religious organization.

“A book of rare value.”—Sidney Painter, American Historical Review

"A book of rare value."—Sidney Painter, American Historical Review

"This is the work of a man with a rare historical gift: the imagination to recreate the world of which he writes and the critical scholarship to make the exercise of imagination fruitful. . . . One of the most exciting books on history to appear in recent years."—The Economist

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