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By Sword and Fire

Cruelty and Atrocity in Medieval Warfare

by Sean McGlynn

  • 268 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Cassell .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • World history: c 500 to C 1500,
  • Medieval,
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10321550M
    ISBN 100304362050
    ISBN 109780304362059
    OCLC/WorldCa228086911

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The bards are the people’s voice–and their sword.