The benefits of peace : private peacemaking in late medieval Italy /

"In The Benefits of Peace : Private Peacemaking in Late Medieval Italy, Glenn Kumhera offers the first comprehensive account of private peacemaking, weaving together its legal, religious, political and social meanings across several cities (13th-15th centuries). The ability of peacemaking to hi...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Kumhera, Glenn (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2017.
Series:Medieval Mediterranean ; v. 109.
Table of Contents:
  • Peace and concord
  • Peacemaking in the criminal courts
  • Peacemaking and the criminal ban
  • Placing the public in private peacemaking
  • Ecclesiastical involvement in peacemaking
  • Performing peace in medieval Rome
  • Assessing peacemaking
  • Appendix A: Map
  • Appendix B: Tables
  • Index of names
  • Index of places
  • Index of subjects.