Reise- und Länderbeschreibungen in Autobiographischen Zeugnissen des Adels im Spätmittelalter
Abstract:This paper deals with the descriptions of travels and countries in autobiographies of the nobility in the late Middle Ages. First of all it is displayed of how much importance such a knightly journey was to the nobility. The second part of the paper presents an exemplary study of late mediaeval travels and concludes with an analysis of the pilgrimages to Jerusalem certain knights went on.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 2000
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