The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World

The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World

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Author: Lacey, Robert

Brand: Back Bay Books

Color: Multicolor

Binding: Paperback

Genre: HISTORY

Number Of Pages: 240

Publisher: Back Bay Books

Release Date: 01-04-2000

Details: Product Description As the Shadow of the Millennium Descended Across England and Christendom, it Seemed as if the World was About to End. Actually, it was Only the Beginning... Welcome to the Year 1000. This is What Life was Like. How clothes were fastened in a world without buttons, p.10 The rudiments of medieval brain surgery, p.124 The first millennium's Bill Gates, p.192 How dolphins forecasted weather, p.140 The recipe for a medieval form of Viagra, p.126 Body parts a married woman had to forfeit if she committed adultery, p.171 The fundamental rules of warfare, p.154 How fried and crushed black snails could improve your health, p.127 And much more... From the Back Cover AS THE SHADOW OF THE MILLENNIUM DESCENDED ACROSS ENGLAND AND CHRISTENDOM, IT SEEMED AS IF THE WORLD WAS ABOUT TO END. ACTUALLY, IT WAS ONLY THE BEGINNING . . . WELCOME TO THE YEAR 1000. THIS IS WHAT LIFE WAS LIKE. How clothes were fastened in a world without buttons, p. 10 The rudiments of medieval brain surgery, p. 124 The first millennium's Bill Gates, p. 192 How dolphins forecasted weather, p. 140 The recipe for a medieval form of Viagra, p. 126 Body parts a married woman had to forfeit if she committed adultery, p. 171 The fundamental rules of warfare, p. 154 How fried and crushed black snails could improve your health, p. 127 And much more...

EAN: 9780316511575

Package Dimensions: 8.1 x 5.4 x 0.8 inches

Languages: English

The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium, An Englishman's World