Chivalry and Knighthood in Scotland, 1424-1513
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BeschreibungStudies the manifestation of the chivalric ideal in medieval Scotland, casting much light on a hitherto unexplored area.
PressestimmenDr Stevenson has provided a fresh and illuminating angle on Scottish aristocratic society. HISTORY Offers an interesting and informative discussion of the nature of late medieval chivalry. MEDIUM AEVUMA thorough, scholarly, and informative research monograph. By opening a fresh line of approach to this story, Stevenson makes a major contribution to the political, social, and cultural history of late-medieval Scotland. (...)There are many English medievalists who, like myself, are culpably under informed about the independent kingdom that in the middle ages lay beyond England's northern border; Stevenson's book offers us an excellent opportunity for some useful self education. REVIEWS IN HISTORY (Maurice Keen)A thorough re-assessment of Scottish chivalry. NORTHERN HISTORYA groundbreaking study that offers a fresh perspective on the late medieval Scottish realm. (...) A book that may be read with profit by students not merely of late medieval Scotland but of late medieval Europe as a whole. THE MEDIEVAL REVIEW
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BOYDELL & BREWER INC
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2006
Seitenanzahl: 228 Seiten