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Eric Jager.
The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal and Trial by Combat in Medieval France.
Published London: Century, 2005 (previously issued in the USA, 2004).
ISBN 0712661905.
ISBN-13: 9780712661904.
Binding: hardback, perfect bound.
Printer: Clays Ltd., St. Ives plc.
Size: 140x222x24mm.
Page count: xi,243pp inc. many monochrome illustrations.
Main language: English.
Overall condition good: this copy is unused, but with some shop wear; dustjacket a bit rumpled at its edges and corners, mild bumps to the lower corners of both boards; pages a bit yellowed with age.


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[Publisher's price £14.99]
Weight without packaging: 441g.

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Contents: Carrouges; The feud; Battle & siege; Crime of crimes; The challenge; The inquiry; Judgment of God; Oaths & last words; Mortal combat; Convent & crusade.
Appendix: The quarrel's aftermath.

Notes: at end of book
Tables: no
Illustrations: 23, monochrome
Maps & plans: 4
Genealogies: no
Chronology: no
Glossary: no
Bibliography: 7pp
Index: yes

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See also | Chivalry | Medieval law | France |

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