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    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Society and Culture in the Medieval World

    Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian Encyclopedia of Society and Culture in the Medieval World edited by Pam J. Crabtree, Facts on File, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 909.07 F11S A 4-volume set comprised of more than 70 articles focused on Medieval society and culture.  Each entry discusses the article topic from the viewpoint of the following geographic areas: •    Africa •    The Americas •    Asia and the Pacific •    Europe •    The Islamic World Illustrations, maps and a smattering of primary source documents are included throughout. Examples include: Calendars and Clocks, Education, Food and Diet, Gender Structures and Roles, Money and Coinage, Weaponry and Armor. Helpful for:  Humanities…