Community, urban health and environment in the late medieval Low Countries / Janna Coomans.
"By exploring the uniquely dense urban network of the Low Countries, Janna Coomans debunks the myth of medieval cities as apathetic towards filth and disease. Based on new archival research and adopting a biopolitical and spatial-material approach, Coomans traces how cities developed a broad ra...
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY :
Cambridge University Press,
|Series:||Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought ;
4th ser., 119. |