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The great famine : northern Europe in the early fourteenth century

Jordan, William C., 1948- author

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  • Creator William Chester Jordan
  • Format Books
  • Publication Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1996.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (317 pages) : maps
  • ISBNs 0691011346, 9780691011349, 1400812232, 9781400812233, 0691058911, 9780691058917
  • OCLC ocm70748625

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-303) and index.

Contents

  • The bringers of famine in 1315 : rain, war, God -- The harvest failures and animal murrains -- Prices and wages -- The cost-of-living crisis : lords -- The cost-of-living crisis : rustics -- Struggle for survival -- Urban demography and economy -- Coping in towns -- The policies of princes
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