EXCERPT: "No exhibition can guarantee a museum a popular success, but the Vikings must surely offer a pretty good shot at it. Where often it is a challenge to establish the identity of an historical culture or phenomenon for a potential audience, absolutely no such problem exists for the Vikings, for everyone – even those who know nothing about history – knows about the Vikings.
Citation: Ambühl, Rémy. Prisoners of War in the Hundred Years War: Ransom Culture in the Late Middle Ages. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv, 301. $99.00. ISBN: 978-1-107-01094-9. . .
Reviewer Information: Jarbel Rodriguez, San Francisco State University, email@example.com