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Fighting ships and prisons

Paul Walden Bamford

Fighting ships and prisons

the Mediterranean galleys of France in the age of Louis XIV [by] Paul W. Bamford. With drawings by John W. Ekstrom.

by Paul Walden Bamford

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Louis -- XIV, -- King of France, -- 1638-1715.,
  • Galleys

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM71 B35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination380p.
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20486619M

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Synopsis: This book is a history of French fighting ships during the reign of Louis XIV ; many ships were dismasted and became prisons, many of these prison ships had deplorable living conditions and high mortality Rating: % positive.

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BOOK REVIEWS Paul W. Bamford, Fighting Ships and Prisons: The Mediterranean Galleys of France in the Age of Louis XIV. Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Uni-versity of Minnesota Press, x, pp. $ Throughout the Middle Ages in all the secular legal systems the blood sanctions--death and maiming-were the exclusive punishments for seri.

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Recommended Citation. John H. Langbein, Book Review (reviewing Paul W. Bamford, Fighting Ships and Prisons: The Mediterranean Galleys of France in the Age of Louis XIV ())," 20 American Journal of Legal History 65 (). Genre/Form: Electronic books History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Bamford, Paul W.

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