A critical essay

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Re: A critical essay

Post by Belinda » January 25th, 2016, 6:10 pm

Hereandnow, I especially had in mind the book by Le Roy Ladurie Montaillou > The title is the name of village in Southern France near the Pyrenees. The primary source is beyond question as it is the meticulous records of a papal inquisitor for whom the detainees are interesting only as heretics, and the inquisitor is disinterested in the details of their daily lives in the village. The book reads like a novel with living characters, and yet it is fact not fiction.
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