[HNW] Research

Noramunro@aol.com Noramunro at aol.com
Thu Apr 24 05:50:47 PDT 2003


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In a message dated 4/23/2003 11:29:49 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
skinner02 at sprynet.com writes:

> As to opinions of historians, I can recommend "Inventing the Middle Ages,
> the Lives, Works, and Ideas of the Great Medievalists of the Twentieth
> Century" by Norman F. Cantor ISBN 0 688 09406 6 A look at how scholarship
> changes fashion and research changes opinions and shapes how we perceive a
> period and its culture.

Just be aware that Cantor has his opinions too, and he is a very bitter man.
He pretty well backstabs Sir Robert Southern, for instance.  Not a pretty
picture.

Stephanie/Alianora



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