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Published: 21 June 2012

304 Pages | 2 maps


ISBN: 9780199651702

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Chapter 1

Hostages in the Middle Ages

Adam J. Kosto

  • The first full study of medieval hostageship
  • Covers a wide range of topics, including: military, diplomatic, political, social, gender, economic, and legal history
  • Draws from a wide array of sources
  • Develops contemporary connections

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