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Migrants in Medieval England, c. 500-c. 1500

W. Mark Ormrod, Joanna Story, and Elizabeth M. Tyler


This book is a ground-breaking study of the phenomenon of migration in and to England over the medieval millennium, between c. AD 500 and c. AD 1500. It reaches across traditional scholarly divides, both disciplinary and chronological, to investigate, for the first time, the different types of data and scholarly methods that reveal evidence of migration and mobility within the medieval kingdom of England. England offers the opportunity for studying migration and migrants over the longue durée, because it has been a recognisable political unit for over a millennium and because a wealth of sourc ... More

Keywords: Migrants, Migration, Mobility, Medieval, Multidisciplinary, Interdisciplinary, England, Europe

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780197266724
Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.5871/bacad/9780197266724.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

W. Mark Ormrod, editor
Professor Emeritus of History, University of York

Joanna Story, editor
Professor of Early Medieval History, University of Leicester

Elizabeth M. Tyler, editor
Professor of Medieval Literature, University of York

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