New PDF release: Urban Culture in Medieval Wales

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By Helen Fulton

This selection of twelve essays describes elements of city existence in medieval Wales, from the way in which humans lived and labored to how they spent their relaxation time. Drawing on proof from old files, archaeology and literature, twelve prime students define the variety of city lifestyles and concrete id in medieval Wales. whereas city histories of Wales have charted the commercial progress of cities in post-Norman Wales, less has been written concerning the nature of city tradition in Wales. This booklet fills in the various gaps approximately how humans lived in cities and the categories of cultural adventure which helped to build a Welsh city identity.

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