Summer of Blood: The Peasants' Revolt of 1381 by Dan Jones

Summer of Blood: The Peasants' Revolt of 1381

Dan Jones

238 pages first pub 2009 (editions)

nonfiction history informative medium-paced


Re-evaluation of the Peasants' Revolt of 1381. Dan Jones brings to life the squalor, drama and complex hierarchies of life in the 14th century. He examines village life and the failings of government from the perspective of the revolt's key players.

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