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An Introduction to the Crusades
An Introduction to the Crusades
By S.J. Allen

An Introduction to the Crusades, part of the Companions to Medieval Studies series, is an accessible guide to studying the complex history of the Crusades.

Published May 2017
A Reformation Sourcebook: Documents from an Age of Debate
A Reformation Sourcebook: Documents from an Age of Debate
Edited by Michael W. Bruening
This book presents the debates of the Reformation era through over eighty primary sources.
Published Apr 2017
This Happened in My Presence: Moriscos, Old Christians, and the Spanish Inquisition in the Town of Deza, 1569-1611
This Happened in My Presence: Moriscos, Old Christians, and the Spanish Inquisition in the Town of Deza, 1569-1611
Edited By Patrick J. O'Banion

This Happened in My Presence reveals life in the small Spanish town of Deza during a period that was complex and tumultuous.

Published Jan 2017
Muslim and Christian Contact in the Middle Ages: A Reader
Muslim and Christian Contact in the Middle Ages: A Reader
Edited by Jarbel Rodriguez
Jarbel Rodriguez has selected geographically diverse readings and multiple sources on the same event or topic so that readers gain a better understanding of the relationship that existed between Muslims and Christians in the Middle Ages.
Published Jan 2015
The Renaissance and Reformation in Northern Europe
The Renaissance and Reformation in Northern Europe
Edited by Kenneth R. Bartlett and Margaret McGlynn
This updated version of Humanism and the Northern Renaissance now includes over 60 documents exploring humanist and Renaissance ideals, the zeal of religion, and the wealth of the new world.
Published Oct 2014
The Crusades: A Reader, Second Edition
The Crusades: A Reader, Second Edition
Edited by S.J. Allen and Emilie Amt
Since the publication of the first edition of The Crusades: A Reader, interest in the Crusades has increased dramatically, fueled in part by current global interactions between the Muslim world and Western nations.
Published Apr 2014
The Religions of Canadians
The Religions of Canadians
Edited by Jamie S. Scott
The Religions of Canadians draws on the expert knowledge and personal insights of scholars in history, the social sciences, and the phenomenology of religion to introduce the beliefs and practices of nine religious traditions.
Published Mar 2012
The Natural City: Re-envisioning the Built Environment
The Natural City: Re-envisioning the Built Environment
Edited by Ingrid Leman Stefanovic and Stephen Bede Scharper

Recognizing the need to better link the humanities with public policy, The Natural City offers unique insights for the development of an alternative vision of urban life.

Published Dec 2011
Our War on Ourselves: Rethinking Science, Technology, and Economic Growth
Our War on Ourselves: Rethinking Science, Technology, and Economic Growth
By Willem H. Vanderburg

Willem H. Vanderburg's Our War on Ourselves explores the type of war we have unleashed on our lives by emphasizing discipline-based processes.

Published Nov 2011
Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages: A Reader
Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages: A Reader
Edited by Brett Edward Whalen
Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages: A Reader is a rich collection of primary sources for the history of Christian pilgrimage in Europe and the Mediterranean world from the fourth through the sixteenth centuries.
Published Sep 2011