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The Modern Invention of Medieval Music

Become a PatronWe& 39;ve created a Patreon for Our Site as we want to transition to a more community-funded model.We aim to be the leading content provider about all things medieval. Our website, podcast and Youtube page offers news and resources about the Middle Ages. We hope that are our audience wants to support us so that we can further develop our podcast, hire more writers, build more content, and remove the advertising on our platforms.
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Birgitta of Sweden and the Divine Mysteries of Motherhood

Birgitta of Sweden and the Divine Mysteries of MotherhoodStjerna, KirsiFeminist Forum, 24, no. 1 (1997)AbstractSt. Birgitta of Sweden is most widely known as the founder of her order Regula Sanctissimi Saluatoris and as the “author” of the Revelaciones S. Birgittae, the collection of her 700 revelations.
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Medieval Siege

A 13th century CE illustration showing a medieval siege in France. From the Maciejowski Bible, c. 1240 CE. (Pierpont Morgan Library)
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The Baltic – from European Sea of Troubles to Global Interface

The Baltic – from European Sea of Troubles to Global InterfaceBy Nils BlomkvisForum on Public Policy: A Journal of the Oxford Round Table, Vol.2007 (2007)Introduction: The idea of studying a vast sea as an entity has a formidable pioneer in Fernand Braudel, who analysed the role of the Mediterranean for the peoples surrounding it.
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At The Tomb of King Arthur

At The Tomb of King ArthurWood, Charles T.Essays in Medieval Studies, vol. 8 (1991)AbstractThe ruins of Glastonbury Abbey lie in Somerset about 30 miles south of Bath, 14 miles south of Wells. It is a lovely and magical spot, but in the Middle Ages its grandeur must have been truly impressive. Although far removed from the wealth of urban centers, Glastonbury enjoyed the revenues of extensive land holdings while its church, dedicated to the Virgin, was arguably the second largest in Western Christendom.
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