Medieval History Books

This list contains non-fiction books covering the Middle Ages (also known as the Medieval Period) which lasted from the 5th to 15th century. General histories, social histories, political/military histories, and biographies are included.
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Eleanor of Aquitaine: By the Wrath of God, Queen of England
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The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England (Ian Mortimer)
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A Distant Mirror (Barbara Tuchman)
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The Plantagenets (Dan Jones)
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1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West (Roger Crowley)
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The History of the Medieval World (Susan Wise Bauer)
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Isabella: The Warrior Queen (Kirstin Downey)
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War of the Roses (Alison Weir)
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A World Lit Only by Fire
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In Search of the Dark Ages (Wood)
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She Wolves the Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth (Helen Castor)
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1215 the Year of Magna Carta (Danny Danzinger & John Gillingham)
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Medieval Women (Henrietta Leyser)
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Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages (Umberto Eco)
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A Great and Terrible King (Marc Norris)
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Queen of the Conqueror: The Life of Matilda, Wife of William I (Tracy Borman)
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Isabella: She-Wolf of France, Queen of England (Alison Weir)
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Women in the Middle Ages: The Lives of Real Women in a Vibrant Age of Transition (Francis and Joseph Gies)
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Eleanor of Aquitaine (Marion Meade)
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In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made (Norman Cantor)
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A Short History of Byzantium (John Julius Norwich)
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Summer of Blood: The Peasants' Revolt of 1381 (Dan Jones)
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The First Crusade and the Idea of Crusading (Jonathan Riley-Smith)
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Britain in the Middle Ages (Francis Pryor)
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The Civilization of the Middle Ages (Norman Cantor)
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The Warrior Queens (Antonia Fraser)
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Queens of the Conquest (Alison Weir)
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The Ornament of the World (Maria Rosa Menocal)
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Eleanor of Aquitaine and the Four Kings (Amy Kelly)
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King John and the Road to the Magna Carta (Stephen Church)
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The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague (The Great Courses)
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Church and Society in England, 1000-1500 (Andrew Brown)
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Early Medieval Europe 300-1000 (Roger Collins)
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The Hollow Crown (Miri Rubin)
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Katherine Swynford: The Story of John of Gaunt and His Scandalous Duchess (Alison Weir)
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