9781501735899 hardcover ; alkaline paper 1501735896 hardcover ; alkaline paper 9781501735912 (epub/mobi)
"A examination of Alfonso X, who created a Libro de las leyes, the Siete Partidas, a code of law that has had an enduring impact on the development of law and institutions over the centuries not only in the Iberian Peninsula but also throughout the Spanish-speaking world"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-361) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
El rey sabio The lawgiver and the law Creating a dynasty The king and his people Defender of the faith The defense of the realm Litigants, judges, and lawyers The judicial process Marriage, family, and inheritance The law of persons The law of property Trade and commerce Crime and punishment The law of the non-Christian peoples The juridical achievement of Alfonso X.
Also available online.
KKT125 .O23 2019
Available in Other Form
Online version: O'Callaghan, Joseph F., author. Alfonso X, the Justinian of his age 1st edition. Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2019
Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2019.