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The subject of outlawry in medieval and early modern English history has attracted relatively little scholarly attention. This volume helps to address this gap in scholarship and encourage further study of the subject by presenting a series of essays, based on original research and covering an extensive period of time.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction / John C. Appleby and Paul Dalton The outlaw Hereward "The wake" : his companions and enemies / Paul Dalton Outlawry as an instrument of justice in the thirteenth century / Susan Stewart Justice and injustice? : England's local officials in the later Middle Ages / Richard Gorski Sacred outlaws : outlawry and the medieval church Candace Gregory-Abbott 'Sons of iniquity' : the problem of unlawfulness and criminality amongst professional soldiers in the Middle Ages / Neil Jamieson Political ideology in the early stories of Robin Hood A.J. Pollard Poachers and gamekeepers : four fifteenth-century West Country criminals / Hannes Kleineke Pirates and communities : scenes from Elizabethan England and Wales / John C. Appleby.
KD7850 .O98 2009
Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate,