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Title:
Women of the Middle Ages
Author:
Dean, Ruth, 1947-
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Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
128 pages 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Europe in medieval times -- Women in the countryside: peasants working at home and in the fields -- Women in the towns and cities: skilled workers and business owners -- Women in professional roles -- Women estate administrators -- Women in power -- Women in religious roles -- Women writers and artists.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 10.0 6.0 66969.
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ISBN:
9781590181713
Format :
Book

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Medieval women filled many roles. As peasants, city-dwellers with a trade or business, healers, advocates, estate administrators, queens, religious women, writers, and artists.


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Gr 6-10-Clear writing, numerous black-and-white period reproductions, and quotes from primary sources are combined to present a revealing look at the lives of women during medieval times. With an open and inviting layout, this well-organized book will encourage researchers and hold young readers' interest. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.