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Medieval blood

Medieval blood

Author: Bettina Bildhauer
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2009
Series: Religion & culture in the Middle Ages
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats

Presents an interdisciplinary study of one of the crucial elements of medieval imaginations of the world: blood. This book shows how blood affirms the body as one of the major tenets of medieval  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bettina Bildhauer
ISBN: 0708319408 9780708319406 9780708321973 0708321976
OCLC Number: 900631470
Notes: Originally published 2006
List of figures. Series editors' preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction : making bodies through blood. 1. The secret of blood. 2. Blood taboos. 3. Bodies that form. 4. Bloodlines. Conclusion. Notes. Bibliography. Index
Description: 245 s. : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Title: Religion & culture in the Middle Ages
Responsibility: Bettina Bildhauer
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Dr Bettina Bildhauer is Lecturer in German at the University of St. Andrews. She co-edited The Monstrous Middle Ages and has published widely on medieval themes, both in English and German.

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