Item description for The Movers & Shakers of Medieval England: A Who's Who of History's Most Gifted, Famous and Influential People (Movers & Shakers) by Susannah Jowitt...
Who were the major figures that shaped English society at this crucial, and somewhat brutal, stage? Who managed to come through umpteen decades of harsh living, foul disease, rats, terrifying capital punishment, more rats and squalor with reputations that would shine through into the present - and are sure to illuminate the future? Movers and Shakers of Medieval England holds the answers. With chapters on such subjects as Artists & Muses, Inspired Inventors and Literary Legends, it is an entertaining historical primer - a printed time-machine for a whistle-stop tour.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.09" Width: 4.88" Height: 0.71" Weight: 0.66 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2007
Publisher English Heritage
ISBN 1905624077 ISBN13 9781905624072