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Miraculous Healing for the Warrior Soul

Transforming Fear, Violence, and Shame in Fourteenth-Century Provence

Nicole Archambeau

This article considers the crises of plague, civil war, and mercenary invasion that Provençal communities faced in the years between 1343 and 1363. Canonization inquest testimony reveals that both combatants and noncombatants prayed to the holy woman, Countess Delphine de Puimichel, to heal the spiritual sickness of violence. In their testimonies, witnesses relived moments of crisis when they had used Delphine's special relationship to God to escape death, fear, and humiliation.

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Mark McKinney, Jennifer Howell, Ross William Smith, and David Miranda Barreiro

significance even as it recedes further into the past. MacInnes's comparative analysis of two comics set during the Hundred YearsWar, one English and the other French, demonstrates that violent depictions of medieval warfare reveal more about the period

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Klaus Oschema, Mette Thunø, Evan Kuehn, and Blake Ewing

From a scientific perspective, subsuming, for example, the Carolingian period and the Hundred Years War under one name hardly contributes to a better understanding of the respective phenomena. In addition, the “Middle Ages” held quite a dubious role in

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Pueri Sunt Pueri

Machismo, Chivalry, and the Aggressive Pastimes of the Medieval Male Youth

Sean McGlynn

when the English were starting to experience setbacks in the Hundred Years War against France. Here we see the serious aspects of boys’ play, aspects that applied equally to men’s pastimes. The military needs of the war led some kings to order that all

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Nicole Hudgins

effort, they were also the product of a longer visual history. Paul Léon, chief of Architectural Services in the Ministry of Public Instruction during the war, reminded readers in 1918 that events like the Hundred YearsWar, the campaigns of the Ligue

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Shakespeare and War

Honour at the Stake

Patrick Gray

Shakespeare’s Laws , Meron uses Henry V as ‘a vehicle to analyse the issues of war that governed, or should have governed, that conflict [the Hundred Years War] and to develop an intertemporal, historical perspective on the law of war and its evolution’. 26

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The Gallic Singularity

The Medieval and Early Modern Origins

Tracy Adams

Taylor, Debating the Hundred Years War: Pour ce que plusieurs (La Loi Salicque) and A Declaracion of the Trew and Dewe Title of Henry VIII (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006), where, in the introduction, he describes the embarrassment of Jean