Social unrest in the late Middle Ages papers of the fifteenth annual Conference of the Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies by State University of New York at Binghamton. Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies. Conference

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  • Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500 -- Congresses,
  • Peasant uprisings -- Europe -- Congresses,
  • Black Death -- Congresses,
  • Europe -- Moral conditions -- Congresses

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Statementedited by Francis X. Newman.
SeriesMedieval & Renaissance texts & studies ;, v. 39, Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies (Series) ;, v. 39.
ContributionsNewman, Francis X., 1931-
LC ClassificationsHN11 .S73 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 148 p. :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2546536M
ISBN 100866980717
LC Control Number85028420

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