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Book Description: Medieval Londoners were a diverse group, some born in the city, and others drawn to the capital from across the realm and from overseas. For some, London became the sole focus of their lives, while others retained or developed networks and loyalties that spread far and wide.

Medieval Londoners were a diverse group, some born in the city, and others drawn to the capital from across the realm and from overseas. For some, London became the sole focus of their lives, while others retained or developed networks and loyalties that spread far and wide.

The rich evidence for the medieval city, including archaeological and documentary evidence, means that the. Medieval Londoners is a generous gift. Not only to Caroline Barron, long-time emeritus professor of Medieval History at the occasion of her 80th birthday.

But also to her numerous students teaching the history of London to new generations. In this spirit the book is offered as open-source.

Medieval Londoners. Essays to mark the eightieth birthday. Fine pieces of scholarship, based on original research. Handsomely produced, with well-chosen illustrations (it is a pleasure not to have to complain in a review about the inadequacy, or even absence, of decent maps), Medieval Londoners advances the study of the medieval capital at the same time as it acclaims the historian (Caroline M.

Barron) who has done most to bring it to life. Click here to read this book. Medieval Londoners: Essays to mark the eightieth birthday of Caroline M. Barron. Edited by Elizabeth A. New and Christian Steer. University of London Press. Medieval Londoners were a diverse group, some born in the city, and others drawn to the capital from across the realm and from overseas.

Medieval Londoners brings together archaeologists, historians, art-historians and literary scholars whose essays provide glimpses of medieval Londoners in all their variety. This volume is offered to Caroline M.

Barron, Emeritus Professor of the History of London at Royal Holloway, University of London, on the occasion of her 80th birthday. The book’s third and final section is headed ‘Londoners remembered’, and begins with an essay by John McEwan on ‘Charity and the city: London Bridge, c.

’—in chronological terms the earliest contribution to this volume.

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It pursues a double theme: the fortunes of the bridge from its beginnings in the last quarter of the 12th. A Source Book of Medieval History, (New York: ) [Note that Ogg sometimes simplifies translations - he was directing his + page book of sources a students of the "better class" of secondary school!].

Robinson, James Harvey, ed., Readings in European History: Vol. I: (Boston: Ginn and co., ). [ Early medieval Londoners] book Londoners: essays to mark the eightieth birthday of Caroline M. Barron philosophy. His research focuses on late medieval and early modern cities and especially London’s crafts, [ Early medieval Londoners] book and government; and he has published extensively on these topics.

Late medieval Londoners understood women’s cross-dressing as not only erotic but also foreign, or as they would have put it, ‘alien’ or ‘strange’.

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Of the thirteen cases found between andfive identified people born outside England (women in cases 4, 5 and 6; men in cases 7 and 15).

This unique study is based on the careful interpretation of evidence in the commercial and administrative records of the City and in the royal records, of the process by which London developed from a commune of a feudal kingdom into the capital city of the English nation.

The period covered is the century and a half between and the beginnings of the Hundred Years' War. The London Customs Accounts, ed. Stuart Jenks, Quellen und Darstellungen zür Hansischen Geschichte, neue folge, bd.

74 (Lubeck: Hansischer Geschichtsverein [Hanseatic History Association], present). This remarkable and game-changing series aims to publish all the “particular” accounts for the port of London; it also compares particular accounts with their audited versions (called.

Some estimates put the number of people killed on London Bridge alone at 3, and this figure appears in the Guinness Book of Records, although it is not contemporary.

Ben Johnson thinks that this is an exaggeration as, at the time, the whole population of London was no more t - his rationale for suggesting that 3, deaths out of.

Medieval Londoners is a generous gift. Not only to Caroline Barron, long-time emeritus professor of Medieval History at the occasion of her 80th birthday.

But also to her numerous students teaching the history of London to new generations.

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In this spirit the book is offered as open-source. Medieval Londoners. PUBLISHED: 31 October "All are fine pieces of scholarship, based on original research, which in many cases pick up and carry forward themes with which Caroline Barron has herself engaged Medieval Londoners advances the study of the medieval capital at the same time as it acclaims the historian who has done most to bring it to life", Reviews in History (January ) Edited by Elizabeth A.

London - London - History: Although excavations west of London have revealed the remains of circular huts dating from before bc, the history of the city begins effectively with the Romans.

Beginning their occupation of Britain under Emperor Claudius in ad 43, the Roman armies soon gained control of much of the southeast of Britain. At a point just north of the marshy valley of the Thames. Munimenta Gildhallae Londoniensis, 3 4, ed.

Riley, Rolls Series (London, ) on Haithi Trust. Includes several London custumals. (1) Volume I contains Liber Albus (on Gallica and Google books) compiled before by the town clerk, John Carpenter, on the laws and civic regulations of the city of London from Domesday but focusing on the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries.

“The book came about because Graunt realized that the data being collected in parishes in and around London was open to analysis and interpretation by the new class of ‘natural philosophers.

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95 C. Berry, ‘“Go to hyr neybors wher she dwelte before”: reputation and mobility at the London Consistory Court in the early sixteenth century, in Medieval Londoners: essays to mark the eightieth birthday of Caroline M.

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