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2014, ISBN 1107039088, xii, 307 pages
Janet Page explores the interaction of music and piety, court and church, as seen through the relationship between the Habsburg court and Vienna's convents.... 
Vienna (Austria) Politics and government | Convents | History and criticism | Music | Austria | 18th century | Vienna | History | Political aspects
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2001, ISBN 1859282385, 246
This book takes an innovative approach to the study of the penitentials and nunnery rules and the ways in which these texts impinged upon the lives of female... 
Women | Convents | Penitentials | History | Religious life | Religious History | Gender Studies | Medieval History 400-1500 | Women's & Gender History | Monastic and religious life of women
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2014, His fair assassin, ISBN 0547628404, Volume book 3, 444
Annith's worst fears are realized when she discovers that, despite her lifelong training to be an assassin, she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to... 
Brittany (France) History | Gods | France History | Nuns | Death | Convents | Assassins
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2017, ISBN 0190259124, xvii, 451 pages
This book explores the musical world of the nuns of Venice and its lagoon, concentrating on the period from the sixteenth century to the fall of Venice around... 
Nuns as musicians | Music in convents | History | History and criticism | Music | Musicology and Music History | Italy | Venice | Bells | Organs | Convents | Nunneries | Nuns | Women musicians | Sacred
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2014, Records of social and economic history, ISBN 9780197265581, Volume new series, 52, xlii, 503
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2014, Costume Society of America series., ISBN 0896728293, xv, 227
""Focuses on the dress of nuns in early modern Venetian Convents; investigates the intersection of dress and the city's social and economic history: includes... 
Venice (Italy) Economic conditions | Venice (Italy) Social life and customs | Venice (Italy) Religious life and customs | Clothing and dress | Nuns | Convents | History
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2016, 2nd edition., ISBN 1138855677, viii, 299
Women in Medieval Europe explores the key areas of female experience in the later medieval period, from peasant women to Queens. It considers the women of the... 
Women | Political activity | Europe Social conditions | To 1500 | Europe | Middle Ages | Women and religion | History | Social conditions | Recluses | Mystics | Nuns | Jewish | Prostitution | Childhood | Heresy | Domestic Service | Children | Marriage | Slaves | Medieval History 400-1500 | Women's & Gender History | Noblewomen | Muslims | Rural | Household | Nunneries | Penitents | Medical Care | Laywomen | Beguines | Religious Practice | Queens | Nursing | Lay Beliefs | Saints | Family | European History | Crafts | Charity | Power | Farming | T0 1492
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2010, Routledge international studies of women and place, ISBN 0415874858, Volume 12, 224
What enables women to hold firm in their beliefs in the face of long years of hostile persecution by the Communist party/state? How do women withstand daily... 
Practice of Islam | Women's Studies | Cultural Geography | Feminist Geography | Chinese & Japanese Religions | Sociology of Religion | Kaifeng Shi Region (China) - Religion - 21st century | Mosques | Convents | Spiritual retreats for women | Muslim women | Catholic women | Taoist women
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07/2017, Women and Gender in the Early Modern World, ISBN 9780754650232, 252
Through an examination of the role of nuns and the place of convents in both the spiritual and social landscape, this book analyzes the interaction of gender,... 
Early Modern History 1500-1750 | Religion in Context | Women's & Gender History | Convents | Monastic and religious life of women
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10/2018, ISBN 9780190881009, 233
Just five weeks after its publication in January 1836, Awful Disclosures of the Hotel Dieu Nunnery sold over 20,000 copies. By “escaped nun,” Maria Monk, the... 
Religion and Art, Literature, and Music | Religious Studies | Anti-Catholicism-United States-History-19th century | Women and religion-United States-History-19th century | Women-United States-Social conditions-19th century
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2008, Religion & culture in the Middle Ages., ISBN 9780708319994, xv, 301 p., [24] p. of plates
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