Medievalism and Orientalism: Three Essays on Literature, Architecture and Cultural Identity

  • Authors
  • John M. Ganim

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. John M. Ganim
    Pages 1-15
  3. John M. Ganim
    Pages 17-55
  4. John M. Ganim
    Pages 83-107
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 109-156

About this book


This unique study traces fundamental parallels between medieval European and Middle Eastern cultures. By examining sources in cultural history, literature, and architecture, this book reveals mutual influences evident in the development of the current conception of the Middle Ages.


Britain cultural history Europe history Middle Ages Middle East

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-60245-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-09039-3
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