By Sword and Fire

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Subtitle: Cruelty and Atrocity in Medieval Warfare
Author: Sean McGlynn
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (2008)
ISBN-10: 0297846787
ISBN-13: 9780297846789
Condition: Very Good. Light bumping to the spine-ends with a dent on the front board with a corresponding indentation on the DJ. The dust jacket is rubbed with some scratches, and there is creasing along the edges and a closed tear at the back along the spine.
Binding: Hardcover with dust jacket
Pages: 296
Dimensions: 24 x 15.9 x 2.8 cm

Weight: 0.65 kg

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Sean McGlynn investigates the reality of medieval warfare. For all the talk of chivalry, medieval warfare routinely involved acts which we would consider war crimes today. This is a 'warts and all' portrait of war in the Middle Ages that combines vivid narrative with explanation and analysis.



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