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Traveling by road even a few dozen miles outside the city can be a dicey proposition because of insurgents and brigands.
As Robin Hood, Daniel Reese creates a flesh-and-blood version of the storybook character, imbuing the Middle Ages brigand with a conscience for the poor and some humorous frailties.
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Origin and Etymology of brigand
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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