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A list of key readings about Chivalry.
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  • Bouchard, Constance Brittain. Strong of Body, Brave and Noble: Chivalry and Society in Medieval France. Cornell University Press, 1998.
Gives a solid overview of recent studies of medieval France; particularly strong on social history.
  • Kaeuper, Richard W. Chivalry and Violence in Medieval Europe. New ed, Oxford University Press, 2001.
Explores the connection between chivalric ideals and violence in medieval courtly literature.
  • Keen, Maurice. Chivalry. Yale University Press. 1984.
A classic study of the subject.
  • Strickland, Matthew. War and Chivalry: The Conduct and Perceptions of War in England and Normandy, 1066–1217. Cambridge University Press. 1996.