Author Fancy, Hussein, 1974- author
Title The mercenary Mediterranean : sovereignty, religion, and violence in the medieval crown of Aragon / Hussein Fancy
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2016
book jacket
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DP302.A7 F199 2016    AVAILABLE    30530001269455
Descript xv, 310 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-298) and index
Introduction: a mercenary logic -- Etymologies and etiologies -- A sovereign crisis -- Sovereigns and slaves -- A mercenary economy -- The unpaid debt -- The worst men in the world -- Epilogue: medievalism and secularism
Subject Soldiers of fortune -- Spain -- Aragon -- History -- 13th century
Soldiers of fortune -- Spain -- Aragon -- History -- 14th century
Foreign enlistment -- Spain -- Aragon -- History
Mudéjares -- Spain -- Aragon -- History
Muslims -- Spain -- Aragon -- History -- 13th century
Muslims -- Spain -- Aragon -- History -- 14th century
Muslims -- Africa, North -- History -- 13th century
Muslims -- Africa, North -- History -- 14th century
Aragon (Spain) -- History, Military -- 13th century
Aragon (Spain) -- History, Military -- 14th century