Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error

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With a new introduction by author Le Roy Ladurie, this special paperback edition offers a fascinating history of a fourteenth-century village, Montaillou, in the mountainous region of southern France, almost destroyed by internal feuds and religious heterodoxy. Ladurie's portrait is based on a detailed register of Jacques Fournier, Bishop of Pamiers and future Pope Benedict XII, who conducted rigorous inquisition into heresy within his diocese. Fournier was a consummate inquisitor, an acute psychologist who was able to ...

Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error 2008, Braziller Books

ISBN-13: 9780807616130

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Montaillou: The Promised Land of Error 1978, George Braziller

ISBN-13: 9780807608753

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