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Author Blumenthal, Debra, 1969- author

Title Enemies and familiars : slavery and mastery in fifteenth-century Valencia / Debra Blumenthal
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 306 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Conjunctions of religion and power in the medieval past
Conjunctions of religion & power in the medieval past.
Contents Defining de bona guerra -- "Talking tools" : slaves in the marketplace -- Slave labors -- Enemies or extended family? : slaves in the household -- Sex and swordplay : slavery and honor -- Paths to freedom -- Living "com a franch," "like a free person."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-298) and index
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Subject Master and servant -- Spain -- Valencia (Region) -- History -- To 1500.
Slaveholders -- Spain -- Valencia (Region) -- History -- To 1500.
Slavery -- Spain -- Valencia (Region) -- History -- To 1500.
Slaves -- Spain -- Valencia (Region) -- History -- To 1500.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801463688 (electronic bk.)
9780801463686 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)