Charles I of Anjou by Jean Dunbabin, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Charles I of Anjou

Charles I of Anjou

by Jean Dunbabin
     
 
This is a balanced portrait of Charles I of Anjou (1225-85), one of the most controversial figures of 13th century Europe, which offers an assessment of his extraordinary career including his pivotal role in the crusades. Jean Dunbabin explores how Charles was able to control a huge power block in the Mediterranean, where he ruled the province of Jerusalem and the

Overview

This is a balanced portrait of Charles I of Anjou (1225-85), one of the most controversial figures of 13th century Europe, which offers an assessment of his extraordinary career including his pivotal role in the crusades. Jean Dunbabin explores how Charles was able to control a huge power block in the Mediterranean, where he ruled the province of Jerusalem and the kingdom of Naples, as well as Anjou, and how, as a result of his actions, the political map of Europe was re-drawn.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582253711
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/02/1998
Series:
Medieval World Series
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 8.85(h) x 0.84(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >