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By Trevor Dean,Kate Lowe

This worthy assortment explores the various 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 diversity from the normal 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 reviews of sculpture, work and renowned literature. facing a variety of murders, and expert through the newest criminological examine on murder, it brings jointly new learn via a world staff of experts on a extensive diversity of topics: other kinds of killers (by gender, career, situation); other forms of sufferer (by ethnicity, gender and status); and other forms of proof (legal, judicial, literary, pictorial). will probably be an essential source for college students of Renaissance Italy, past due medieval/early sleek crime and violence, and murder studies.

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