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General mediaeval , renaissance, early modern themes


Medieval Panorama by Robert Bartlett - just published

The Medieval Cookbook by Maggie Black

Medieval Celebrations by Daniel Diehl

Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals by Jane Dunn

Textiles and Clothing, C.1150-1450 by Elisabeth Crowfoot

The Civilization of the Middle Ages :
A Completely Revised and Expanded Edition of Medieval History, the Life and Death of a Civilization
by Norman F. Cantor

Alison Plowden on "Gloriana":

1066 : The Year of the Conquest
David Howarth

1066: The Year of The Three Battles
Frank McLynn

The Stripping of the Altars - Eamon Duffy

A distant mirror : The calamitous fourteenth century
Barbara W. Tuchman

The Rise of Magic in Early Medieval Europe
by Valerie I. J. Flint

The Hundred Years War (Cambridge Medieval Textbooks)
by Christopher Allmand

Alison Weir:

The Black Death : Natural and Human Disaster in Medieval Europe
by Robert S. Gottfried

The Black Death and the Transformation of the West
David Herlihy

Tudor Church Militant - Diarmaid MacCulloch

Abraham's Heirs : Jews and Christians in Medieval Europe
by Leonard B. Glick

The Medieval Archer
Jim Bradbury

Anselm : The Joy of Faith
by William H. Shannon

The Anglo-Saxons (Penguin History)
by James Campbell(Editor)

The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe
by Brian P. Levack

The Night Battles : Witchcraft and Agrarian Cults in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
by Carlo Ginzburg, et al

William Wallace
James Mackay

Atlas of Medieval Europe
Angus MacKay, David Ditchburn

The making of Europe : Conquest, colonization and cultural change 950-1350
Robert Bartlett

The Oxford Illustrated History of Medieval England
Nigel Saul

The Name of the Rose
Umberto Eco - Historical fiction that provides an enormously accurate picture of medieval religious thought.

The Discarded Image : An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature
C. S. Lewis

1066 - a decisive battle
Richard Tames

Marriage and the Family in the Middle Ages
Frances Gies, Joseph Gies

Growing Up in Medieval London : The Experience of Childhood in History
Barbara A. Hanawalt

Christopher Hibbert

A.D. 1000 : A World on the Brink of Apocalypse
Richard Erdoes

From Memory to Written Record : England 1066-1307
M. T. Clanchy

Armies and Warfare in the Middle Ages : The English Experience
Michael Prestwich

Alfred the Great : War, Kingship, and Culture in Anglo-Saxon England
Richard Philip Abels

The Allegory of Love : A Study in Medieval Tradition
C. S. Lewis

Alliterative Poetry of the Later Middle Ages : An Anthology
Thorlac Turville-Petre

Siena, Florence, and Padua : Art, Society, and Religion 1280-1400
Diana Norman

Amid Splendour and Intrigue : Byzantium Empire, Ad 330-1453
Time-Life Books

The Jews of Khazaria
Kevin Alan Brook

The making of the middle ages
R.W. Southern

Merchant of Prato
Iris Origo

The Trial of the Templars
Malcolm Barber

The Knight and Chivalry
Richard Barber

The Black Death and the Transformation of the West
David Herlihy, Samuel Kline Cohn

Anselm of Canterbury : The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics)

Medieval Germany and Its Neighbours
Karl Leyser

Florentine Histories
Niccolo MacHiavelli

The art of medieval manuscripts
Krystyna Weinstein

Art of the Celts
Lloyd Laing, Jennifer Laing

The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi : Glory and Destruction
Georgio Bonsanti, et al

Beowulf : A Verse Translation (Penguin Classics)
Michael J. Alexander

The Crusades (Pocket Histories)
Bernard Hamilton

Debating the Middle Ages : Issues and Readings
Barbara H. Rosenwein, Lester K. Little

The Decameron (Penguin Classics)
Giovanni Boccaccio

Eleanor of Aquitaine
Marion Meade

Europe in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries
Denys Hay

Witchcraft in the Middle Ages
Jeffrey Russell

Celtic Britain and Ireland, 200-800 AD: The Myth of the Dark Ages
Lloyd Laing, Jennifer Laing

The Hundred Years War
Robin Neillands

The Crusades Through Arab Eyes
Amin Maalouf

Medieval Germany : A political interpretation : 500-1300
Benjamin Arnold

Medieval Women
Eileen Edna Power, et al

The Book of the Medieval Knight
Stephen Turnbul

The Ties That Bound : Peasant Families in Medieval England
Barbara A. Hanawalt

Admitting an addiction to the hilarious Horrible Histories:


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