Jordan, William Chester
From Servitude to Freedom
Manumission in the Senonais in the Thirteenth Century
Series:The Middle Ages Series
Aims and Scope
Manumission--the freeing of serfs--was of major significance to medieval French society. William Chester Jordan studies the causes and consequences of the movement.
- 152 pages
- 2 illus.
- UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS
- College/higher education;
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"An admirably concise and integrated study. . . . This is a convincing and realistic analysis of the problem of manumission which neatly sets the issues in context."--History