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The Resource Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips

Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips

Label
Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades
Title
Holy warriors
Title remainder
a modern history of the Crusades
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Phillips
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From an internationally renowned expert, here is an accessible and utterly fascinating one-volume history of the Crusades, thrillingly told through the experiences of its many players--knights and sultans, kings and poets, Christians and Muslims
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Deus vult!" : the First Crusade and the capture of Jerusalem, 1095-99 -- "May God's curse be upon them!" : relations between Muslims and Franks in the Levant, 1099-1187 -- "A woman of unusual wisdom and discretion" : Queen Melisende of Jerusalem -- The "blessed generation" : Saint Bernard of Clairvaux and the Second Crusade, 1145-49 -- Saladin, the Leper King, and the fall of Jerusalem in 1187 -- "Nowhere in the world would ever two such princes be found" : Richard the Lionheart, Saladin and the Third Crusade -- "An example of affliction and the works of hell" : the Fourth Crusade and the sack of Constantinople, 1204 -- From "little foxes in the vines" and the Children's Crusade to the greatest church council of the age -- "Stupor mundi" : the wonder of the world: Frederick II, the Fifth Crusade and the recovery of Jerusalem -- "To kill the serpent, first you must crush the head" : the crusade of Louis IX and the rise of the Sultan Baibars -- From the trial of the Templars to Ferdinand and Isabella, Columbus, and the conquest of the new world -- New crusaders? : from Sir Walter Scott to Osama bin Laden and George W. Bush
Control code
ocn614136314
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 434 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781400065806
Lccn
2009033153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)614136314
Label
Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Deus vult!" : the First Crusade and the capture of Jerusalem, 1095-99 -- "May God's curse be upon them!" : relations between Muslims and Franks in the Levant, 1099-1187 -- "A woman of unusual wisdom and discretion" : Queen Melisende of Jerusalem -- The "blessed generation" : Saint Bernard of Clairvaux and the Second Crusade, 1145-49 -- Saladin, the Leper King, and the fall of Jerusalem in 1187 -- "Nowhere in the world would ever two such princes be found" : Richard the Lionheart, Saladin and the Third Crusade -- "An example of affliction and the works of hell" : the Fourth Crusade and the sack of Constantinople, 1204 -- From "little foxes in the vines" and the Children's Crusade to the greatest church council of the age -- "Stupor mundi" : the wonder of the world: Frederick II, the Fifth Crusade and the recovery of Jerusalem -- "To kill the serpent, first you must crush the head" : the crusade of Louis IX and the rise of the Sultan Baibars -- From the trial of the Templars to Ferdinand and Isabella, Columbus, and the conquest of the new world -- New crusaders? : from Sir Walter Scott to Osama bin Laden and George W. Bush
Control code
ocn614136314
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 434 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781400065806
Lccn
2009033153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)614136314

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