Between Pit and Pedestal: Women in the Middle Ages

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Markus Wiener Pub., Jan 1, 1994 - History - 301 pages
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Between Pit and Pedestal does an admirable job describing the life of real women in the Middle Ages as they live between the 'pit of hell' characeterized by the fall of Eve and the saintly pedestal of ... Read full review

Between pit and pedestal: women in the Middle Ages

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The renowned medievalist Duby gives us a rambling assortment of essays, lectures, and musings clearly intended for his fellow scholars. While some pieces deal with love, family structure, clerical ... Read full review

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