Covers the art, architecture, religions and cultures of medieval Europe from the fifth to the fifteenth century. Includes information relating to the rise of Islam and non-western cultures that came into contact with Europeans during this period.
Covers all key aspects of European history, society, and culture from 500 to 1500 A.D., as well as the Byzantine Empire, Islamic dynasties, and Asiatic peoples of the era. Includes a number of different disciplines, such as from art and architecture, medicine, and law, to archaeology, ecclesiastical history, and languages and literature.
The only resource of its kind, this encyclopedia provides the most complete picture of the history and culture of Jews in Eastern Europe from the beginnings of their settlement in the region to the present. This Web site makes accurate, reliable, scholarly information about East European Jewish life accessible to everyone. -- Intro. to work
All of the German speaking lands are given coverage.
Killy Literaturlexikon includes biographical and bibliographical information for German-language authors from the Middle Ages to the present. Search by author's last name and then scroll to entry in volume. Articles in German.