Medieval Life special: the ultimate guide to daily life in the Middle Ages

Medieval lingerie, the horrors of the Black Death and the dangers of city life are explored in a new BBC History Magazine medieval special


Pulling together the very best magazine articles, BBC History Magazine‘s Medieval Life special reveals what life was like for ordinary people in the Middle Ages – from religion and the social order, to sex, superstition and survival.


Highlights include London’s biggest stinks; a guide to 14th-century shopping, and an exploration of the medieval psyche. Our special also reveals how to build a medieval castle, and explains what Magna Carta meant to the English.

Order your copy today for £9.99, with free UK postage for BBC History Magazine subscribers (£11.49 for all other UK residents, EUR £12.99, ROW £13.49).


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