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Subject Guide ~ Medieval and Renaissance Studies





Historical Surveys

Blackwell Guides and Companions

These books offer comprehensive surveys of key periods and movements and certain major authors in literary culture and history Below are just some of the Blackwell guides and companions available at Hamilton College. Search the library catalog for more books in the Blackwell series.

Cambridge Companions

Cambridge Companions are a series of authoritative guides, written by leading experts, offering lively, accessible surveys to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods. Many titles are available in either print or online formats covering many subject areas. Companions cover a huge breadth of topics, themes and individuals which are perfect for the student, researcher and general reader. With multiple contributors in each title, they explore the history, arguments and opinions in an accessible and concise way.

Below are just some of the Cambridge Companions available at Hamilton College.  Search the library catalog for more titles.

Please note that Cambridge Companions are available online through the end of the Spring 2020 semester as a courtesy during the COVID-19 crisis.

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