Chivalry and Violence in Medieval Europe

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Chivalry and Violence in Medieval Europe - Kaeuper, Richard W

Medieval Europe was a rapidly developing society with a problem of violent disorder. Professor Kaeuper's study reveals that chivalry was just as much a part of this problem as it was its solution. Chivalry praised heroic violence by knights, and fused such displays of prowess with honour, piety, high-status, and attractiveness to women. Though the ... Read More

Chivalry and Violence in Medieval Europe 2001, OUP Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199244584

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Chivalry and Violence in Medieval Europe 1999, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198207306

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