Montsegur: Love in the Time of the Inquisition

Montsegur: Love in the Time of the Inquisition

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by Jerome V. Lofgren
     
 

Montsegur in March AD 1244 was the scene of great courage in the face of over-whelming French forces of 10,000 men in arms. Two hundred Christians were held up in a fortress high on the top of a mountain, defended by 150 knights and footmen. During the nine months of siege, Knight Del Congost and Lady Marie Magdalana live and loved. In the end, all 200 Christians… See more details below

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Montsegur in March AD 1244 was the scene of great courage in the face of over-whelming French forces of 10,000 men in arms. Two hundred Christians were held up in a fortress high on the top of a mountain, defended by 150 knights and footmen. During the nine months of siege, Knight Del Congost and Lady Marie Magdalana live and loved. In the end, all 200 Christians were burned to death in a fagot stockade but that was not the end of the story. Modern consequences continue to be felt.

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ISBN-13:
9780595165384
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.49(d)

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