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Author: Piotr Gorecki
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: poland, transactions, aps, medieval, earlier, tithes, society, parishes
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2008-01-01
ISBN-10: 1422374017
ISBN-13: 9781422374016

In 1226, Pope Honorius III resolved a conflict between the Duke of Silesia, Henry I the Bearded, & Bishop Lawrence of Wroclaw, the see of that duchy. Henry alleged that the bishop had subjected the inhabitants of his duchy to żunowed exactions levied as tithes.ż Henry alleged a devastating impact of Lawrenceżs demands on settlement in his duchy, on his authority over its inhabitants, & implicitly on the entire social, economic, & political order over which he presided. This is a study of the period in which parish churches & tithe revenues are documented. Identifies those features of local
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Author: André Holenstein
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: compared, switzerland, netherlands, alternative, republican
Number of Pages: 362
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 9089640053
ISBN-13: 9789089640055

The Netherlands and Switzerland are among the world's most successful societies. Their inhabitants enjoy high standards of living and express great satisfaction with their lives according to surveys. This despite serious natural handicaps, such as a lack of raw materials and an abundance of water and rock respectively. The foundation for their prosperity was laid in the early modern period, between roughly 1500 and 1800, when, as federal republics, the two countries were already something of an anomaly in Europe. Their inhabitants experienced serious anxieties and tried to justify their except
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Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: girl, story
Number of Pages: 385
Published: 2011
ISBN-10: 1440086729
ISBN-13: 9781440086724

Two young boys visiting their relatives on Prince Edward Island become entranced by Sara Stanley and the stories she tells about the island and its long-ago inhabitants.
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Author: Isaac Weld
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: travels, weld
Number of Pages: 466
Published: 2007-01
ISBN-10: 1429000325
ISBN-13: 9781429000321

Writings about the nature of North America and its inhabitants, speaking in terms of both literal landscape and metaphorical landscape. Focusing on the Mid-Atlantic region. vol. 1 of 2
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Author: Isaac Weld
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: travels, weld
Number of Pages: 466
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429000333
ISBN-13: 9781429000338

Writings about the nature of North America and its inhabitants, speaking in terms of both literal landscape and metaphorical landscape. Focusing on the Mid-Atlantic region. vol. 1 of 2
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Author: Edouard De Montule
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: america, north, voyage, montule
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429000716
ISBN-13: 9781429000710

The French traveler turns toward America, and travels widely, discussing America and its inhabitants more with broad swoops than geographical precision.
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Author: Edouard De Montule
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: america, north, voyage, montule
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 2007-01
ISBN-10: 1429000708
ISBN-13: 9781429000703

The French traveler turns toward America, and travels widely, discussing America and its inhabitants more with broad swoops than geographical precision.
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