Crusading Warfare, 1097-1193 / Edition 2 by R. C. Smail, R. C. Small | | 9780521458382 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Crusading Warfare, 1097-1193 / Edition 2

Crusading Warfare, 1097-1193 / Edition 2

by R. C. Smail, R. C. Small
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521458382

ISBN-13: 9780521458382

Pub. Date: 10/27/1994

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is a revised edition of R. C. Smail's classic account of the military achievements of the Crusaders in the context of a 'feudal society organized for war'. A new bibliographical introduction and an updated bibliography have been provided by Christopher Marshall, while the original plates section has been replaced by a series of new subjects. In covering the

Overview

This is a revised edition of R. C. Smail's classic account of the military achievements of the Crusaders in the context of a 'feudal society organized for war'. A new bibliographical introduction and an updated bibliography have been provided by Christopher Marshall, while the original plates section has been replaced by a series of new subjects. In covering the period 1097-1193, this edition also complements Dr Marshall's own Warfare in the Latin East, 1192–1291, also available in a paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521458382
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/27/1994
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: New Series, #3
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

List of plates; List of maps; List of plans; Preface (1954); List of abbreviations; Bibliographical introduction Christopher Marshall (1994); 1. The historians of crusading warfare; 2. Warfare and policy in Latin Syria; 3. Franks, Armenians and Syrians; 4. The Muslim armies; 5. The Latin armies; 6. The Latin field army in action; 7. The crusaders' castles; Bibliography; Bibliography to the second edition; Index.

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