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Of giants : sex, monsters, and the Middle Ages

Author: Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1999.
Series: Medieval cultures, v. 17.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cohen, Jeffrey Jerome.
Of giants.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©1999
(DLC) 98053479
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
ISBN: 9780816689606 0816689601
OCLC Number: 191818193
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 235 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Intimate Stranger; 1. The Ruins of Identity; 2. Monstrous Origin: Body, Nation, Family; 3. The Body in Pieces: Identity and the Monstrous in Romance; 4. The Giant of Self-Figuration: Diminishing Masculinity in Chaucer's "Tale of Sir Thopas"; 5. The Body Hybrid: Giants, Dog-Men, and Becoming Inhuman; 6. Exorbitance; Afterword: Transhistoricity; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Medieval cultures, v. 17.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Jerome Cohen.

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