Medieval Violence

Physical Brutality in Northern France, 1270-1330
Author(s): 
Skoda, Hannah
ISBN: 
9780199670833
Date published: 
February 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£65.00

Describes and analyses brutality in the later Middle Ages, focusing on a thriving region of Northern France. Explores experiences of, and attitudes towards, violence. Offers fresh ways of thinking about violence in societies, and throws new light on the social life of villages and towns in a transitional period.