Law and order in Anglo-Saxon England

Tom Lambert

Law and Order in Anglo Saxon England explores English legal culture and practice across the Anglo-Saxon period, beginning with the essentially pre-Christian laws enshrined in writing by King Æthelberht of Kent in c.600 and working forward to the Norman Conquest of 1066. It attempts to escape the tra...

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Main Author: Lambert, T. B. (Thomas Benedict), 1981- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
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Physical Description:xvi, 390 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN(s):9780198786313 : hardback
General note:The only modern book-length account of Anglo-Saxon legal culture and practice, from the pre-Christian laws of Aethelberht of Kent (c. 600) up to the Norman conquest of 1066, charting the development of kings' involvement in law, in terms both of their authority to legislate and their ability to influence local practice.
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