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The Greenwood encyclopedia of love, courtship, & sexuality through history. Vol. 2, The medieval era

Author: William E Burns
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Medieval Era covers its topic from antiquity to the present. This volume contains entries on various topics relating to love, sex, and culture in the medieval world, defined roughly as the period from 300 to 1400 CE. Topics range from specific individuals and documents to surveys of regions and civilizations to examinations of phenomena across cultures. There is a particular focus on areas of Europe that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
1 v. : ill
(DLC) 2007023728
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William E Burns
ISBN: 9781849726085 1849726086
OCLC Number: 692603586
Awards: Winner of Booklist Editors' Choice 2008 0 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (245 entries) : 49 images, digital files
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of love, courtship, and sexuality through history.
Greenwood encyclopedia of love, courtship, and sexuality through history.
Medieval era
Responsibility: William E. Burns, editor.

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Sex and love are central to daily life and to all nations. Despite the universality of these sentiments, their expression is largely shaped by the cultures in which they occur. This set explores sex,  Read more...

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". . . appropriate for large public libraries and academic institutions. . ." - ARBA "Although there are thousands of books on sexuality and love in different cultures, this one synthesizes this Read more...

 
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