Deception in Medieval Warfare with James Titterton
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June 9, 2022

Deception in Medieval Warfare with James Titterton

In the Middle Ages, warfare meant tactics, strategy, and a hefty dose of cunning. This week, Danièle speaks with James Titterton about the place of deception in medieval warfare and the morality of tricking your enemies.

James Titterton recently completed his PhD with the University of Leeds. You can learn more about his research on his page or follow him on Twitter @jtitterton88

James’ book, Deception in Medieval Warfare: Trickery and Cunning in the Central Middle Ages, is published by Boydell & Brewer. Click here to buy it on

The creator and host of The Medieval Podcast is Danièle Cybulskie. Click here to visit her website or follow her on Twitter @5MinMedievalist

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Top Image: BNF MS Francais 1581 fol. 6v June 9, 2022 at 09:48AM

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