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Documents examining the lives of saints, organized according to each saint's feast day. Acta Sanctorum is a principal source for research into the societies and cultures of early Christian and medieval Europe. It’s an inexhaustible fund of information on every aspect of life from the beginning of the Christian era to the end of the 16th century.
Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.
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Full-text. 'Developed from the Manchester University Press Medieval Sources series, this is an exciting electronic project which provides the full text of all of the books in the series for students, academics, colleges and universities.'
Journal index. '...the world's leading interdisciplinary bibliography of the European Middle Ages, covering Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in the period 400-1500.' Click Enter databases button, then Go button next to IMB.
"This bibliography tries to bring together all manuscripts and editions of John Milton's works and all studies and critical statements concerning his life and works, all allusions and quotations, and all significant imitations during the years 1624-1799."
Provides extensive descriptions and holdings information for letterpress materials printed in Great Britain or any of its dependencies in any language -- as well as for materials printed in English anywhere else in the world.
Two series of monographs that provide access to more than 29,000 titles—or more than 10 million pages—focused on religion and theology. Series 1 contains titles from the 13th century through the 1893 World Parliament of Religions.