The Cistercian Order in Medieval Europe, 1090-1500
|Series title:||The Medieval World Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $49.95|
| Book Description: |
The Cistercian Order in Medieval Europeoffers an accessible and engaging history of the Order from its beginnings in the twelfth century through to the early sixteenth century. Unlike most other existing volumes on this subject it gives a nuanced analysis of the late medieval Cistercian experience as well as the early years of the Order.
Jamroziak argues that the story of the Cistercian Order in the Middle Ages was not one of a 'Golden Age' followed by decline, nor was the...