Hostages in the Middle Ages

Author(s): 
Kosto, Adam J.
ISBN: 
9780199651702
Date published: 
June 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Examines the changing situations in which hostages were used in the Europe and the Mediterranean world from the fifth to the fifteenth centuries, touching on a wide range of topics in military, diplomatic, political, social, gender, economic, and legal history.