6 edition of War and Chivalry found in the catalog.
November 24, 2005
by Cambridge University Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||413|
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This War and Chivalry book the first large-scale study of conduct in warfare and the nature of chivalry in the Anglo-Norman period.
The extent to which the knighthood consciously sought to limit the extent of fatalities among its members is explored through a study of notions of a 'brotherhood in arms', the actualities of combat and the effectiveness of armour, the treatment of prisoners, and the workings of ransom.
This is the first detailed study of the behavior in war of the military aristocracy in England and Normandy from the Norman Conquest to the War and Chivalry book of King John (). Though methods of warfare are integral to the book, the emphasis is on conduct in battle and siege rather than with tactics and strategy/5.
The Book of Chivalry (French: Livre de chevalerie) was written by the knight Geoffroi de Charny (c) sometime around the early s. The treatise is intended to explain the appropriate qualities for a knight, reform the behavior of the fighting classes, and defend the chivalric ethos against its critics, mainly in clerical circles.
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Chivalry, or the chivalric code, is an informal, varying code of conduct developed between andbut never decided on or summarized in a single document. It was associated with the medieval Christian institution of knighthood; knights' and gentlewomen's behaviours were governed [when?] by chivalrous social codes.
The ideals of chivalry were popularized in medieval literature. May 06, · The Paperback of the A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II by Adam Makos, Larry Alexander | An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II.
5 1. and the sad waste of war. This book shows mankind's capacity for good even while we /5. This is a scholary book on William Marshal and was one of the sources used by Elizabeth Chadwick for her historical novel "The Greatest Knight" about William Marshal. Marshal was a 12th century rag-to-riches hero.
The unlanded 4th son of a minor knight, he became a tournament star, a member/5. Dec 15, · Scholars exploring the meaning and historicity of chivalry find themselves confronting a social-cultural phenomenon that was heavily nuanced and that had many, sometimes rival, dimensions. Click here to visit the publisher’s website.
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Yet the concept of chivalry still played a crucial role in how soldiers saw themselves. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital prosportsfandom.com projects include the Wayback Machine, prosportsfandom.com and prosportsfandom.com Read this book on Questia.
War is a major theme in Shakespeare's plays. Aside from its dramatic appeal, it provided him with a context in which his characters, steeped in the ideals of chivalry, could discuss such concepts as honor, courage, patriotism, and justice.
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What happened next has been called the most incredible enemy encounter during World War II. pages, hardcover from Berkley. A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II () by Adam Makos, Larry Alexander5/5(1). Aug 31, · In the book, Chivalry, the late historian Maurice Hugh Keen argued that chivalric codes had served as a kind of international law of war that protected these knights as Author: Becky Little.
Bloody constraint: war and chivalry in Shakespeare User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Meron, a scholar of international law who has published books on human rights and international law as well as Henry's Wars and Shakespeare's Laws (Oxford Univ., ), explores the broader. Australian Chivalry.
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Rich in the details of life in the High Middle Ages, The Chivalry series also deals with modern issues about the role of violence in society, rules of conflict and war, and the price that people pay for using violence.
The Ill-Made Knight is the first book in the series, with a total of six books planned. Readers have found this book a superb one showing the hypocrite world of the ancient Greece and an epic war between the Greece and Athens.
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In this remarkable new book, eminent legal scholar Theodor Meron looks at contemporary international humanitarian law and rules for the conduct of war through the lens of Shakespeare's plays and discerns chivalry's influence there.
The book comes as a response to the question of whether the world has lost anything by having a system of law.War Crimes and Command Responsibility. Chapter Applying the Law of War in Operations Other Than War chivalry." FMpara. 3. It is also referred to as the Law of Armed Conflict or Humanitarian Law, though some object to the latter reference as it is.Jun 24, · War and Chivalry by Matthew Strickland,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.