The Faithful Executioner: Life and Death, Honour

    The Faithful Executioner: Life and Death, Honour

    and Shame in the Turbulent Sixteenth Century

    Joel F Harrington

    Bodley Head 2013

    Hardback 317pp Illustrated

    9781847922120   Product Code: 21412

    Joel F Harrington uses the diaries kept by Frantz Schmidt (d.1634) to examine how the former Nuremberg executioner and torturer reconciled his violent work with his belief in forgiveness and redemption.

    publ £20.00     now £7.99 Qty: