Crusades: Medieval Worlds in Conflict

Crusades: Medieval Worlds in Conflict

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ISBN-13: 9781409400615
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/01/2010
Edition description: 1
Pages: 226
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Thomas F. Madden, James L. Naus, Vincent Ryan , St Louis University, USA

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction; Part I The Crusades and Conflicting Worlds of Sanctity: Jihad poetry in the age of the crusades, Carole Hillenbrand; Crucified with Christ: the imitation of the crucified Christ and crusading spirituality, C. Matthew Phillips; Brothers in arms: Hermandades among the military orders in medieval Iberia, Sam Zeno Conedera. Part II The Crusades and Contested Worlds of Ideas: The classical author portrait Islamicized, Robert Hillenbrand; Alfonso I and the memory of the 1st Crusade: conquest and crusade in the kingdom of Aragón-Navarre, 1121-1134, Jennifer Price; Crucesignatus: a refinement or one more term among many?, Walker Reid Cosgrove. Part III The Crusades and the Byzantine World: God's will or not? Bohemond's campaign against the Byzantine empire (1105-1108), Brett Edward Whalen; 'Like an ember buried in the ashes': the Byzantine-Venetian conflict of 1119”1126, Thomas Devaney; John II Comnenus and crusader Antioch, David Parnell. Part IV The Crusades and the World of Louis IX: Saints and sinners at sea on the 1st Crusade of Saint Louis, Caroline Smith; Louis IX, Charles of Anjou and the Tunis crusade of 1270, Michael Lower; The place of the crusades in the sanctification of Saint Louis, M.C. Gaposchkin; Index.

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