Holy Bones, Holy Dust

How Relics Shaped the History of Medieval Europe
Author(s): 
Freeman, Charles
ISBN: 
9780300184303
Date published: 
October 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£12.99
Pages: 
306

Relics affected everyone in medieval society. In this book, the author illustrates that the pervasiveness and variety of relics answered very specific needs of ordinary people across a darkened Europe under threat of political upheavals, disease, and hell