Thursday, April 12, 2012

Medieval Lives

A new series.
Terry Jones' Medieval Lives: Episode 1 - The Peasant
Terry Jones discovers that the medieval peasant was in fact literate, emancipated, highly political, legally savvy, house-proud and healthy (albeit with terrible breath). (Read entire article.)


Brantigny said...

I certainly hope that Jones' latest attempt at history is more historical and less sensational than his "Crusades". I have found him to be a bit to smug and irreverant for my taste. A good book would be more to my liking.

elena maria vidal said...

Thanks for letting us know!