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By Trevor Dean,Kate Lowe

This valuable assortment explores the numerous faces of homicide, and its cultural presences, around the Italian peninsula among 1350 and 1650. those form the content material in several methods: the faces of murder variety from the standard to the sensational, from the pro to the unintended, from the family to the general public; whereas the cultural presence of murder is published via new reports of sculpture, work and well known literature. facing a variety of murders, and knowledgeable via the most recent criminological learn on murder, it brings jointly new learn by means of a world group of experts on a large diversity of topics: other kinds of killers (by gender, career, situation); other forms of sufferer (by ethnicity, gender and status); and other forms of facts (legal, judicial, literary, pictorial). it is going to be an imperative source for college kids of Renaissance Italy, past due medieval/early sleek crime and violence, and murder studies.

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