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The Crusades
     

The Crusades

by Helen Nicholson
 

ISBN-10: 087220619X

ISBN-13: 9780872206199

Pub. Date: 09/28/2009

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

In addition to a clear, engaging survey of the Christian crusades to the Holy Lands, this book offers an overview of the many contemporary campaigns against non-Christians throughout Europe and the Middle East. Seventeen biographical sketches of key figures and a dozen primary texts in translation are included, as are six maps and an annotated bibliography and

Overview

In addition to a clear, engaging survey of the Christian crusades to the Holy Lands, this book offers an overview of the many contemporary campaigns against non-Christians throughout Europe and the Middle East. Seventeen biographical sketches of key figures and a dozen primary texts in translation are included, as are six maps and an annotated bibliography and chronology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872206199
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2009
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chronology: 1095-1800

Introduction

Crusading Expeditions to the Holy Land, 1095-1291

Expeditions in the Iberian Peninsula

The "Crusade" in the North-Eastern Europe

Crusades Against Heretics: The Albigensian Crusades and the Hussite Crusades

Crusades Against the Ottoman Turks in the Balkans

Conclusion: The Impact of Crusading on the History of Europe and Its Neighbors

Biographies

Primary Documents

Glossary

Annotated Bibliography

Index

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