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This book offers an overview of the origins, growth, and influence of chivalry and courtly love, casting new light on the importance of these medieval ideals for understanding world history and culture to the present day.
· A rich bibliography of key works, in print and online, on the history of chivalry and courtly love and their interpretation
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The age of chivalry is not dead. Nor is the powerful allure of the rites of courtly romance. Tales of knights and ladies, honor, valor, and love continue to inspire books, films, and festivals, with the values they express shaping societies across the globe in profound ways even today. But where did those iconic figures and themes come from and how did they become so ingrained in world cultures?About the Author:
Jennifer Goodman Wollock, PhD, is professor of English at Texas A&M University.
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