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The Resource Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman

Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman

Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem
Title
Defending the City of God
Title remainder
a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem
Statement of responsibility
Sharan Newman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A fresh and highly accessible history of the Holy Lands during the Middle Ages, revealing a rich and diverse culture and the fight to save Jerusalem from the Crusaders"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10308191
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newman, Sharan
Dewey number
956.94/42032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D182
LC item number
.N49 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melisende
  • Queens
  • Crusades
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Social change
  • HISTORY / Medieval
  • HISTORY / Middle East / Israel
  • HISTORY / Middle East / General
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
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a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem
Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/654/9781137278654/image/lgcover.9781137278654.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arranging the chessboard -- Child of the first Christian city -- Worlds colliding -- The frontier county -- Oh, Jerusalem! -- The field of blood -- Keeping the Home fires burning -- Forging a kingdom -- Queen in training -- Finding a king -- Preparing to pass the torch -- Training a king -- Taming a king -- Prince not-so-charming -- Melisende Regina Sola -- Of kings, queens and tourists -- Melisende's final conflict
Control code
1012418
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 256 pages
Isbn
9781137278654
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781137278654
Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/654/9781137278654/image/lgcover.9781137278654.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arranging the chessboard -- Child of the first Christian city -- Worlds colliding -- The frontier county -- Oh, Jerusalem! -- The field of blood -- Keeping the Home fires burning -- Forging a kingdom -- Queen in training -- Finding a king -- Preparing to pass the torch -- Training a king -- Taming a king -- Prince not-so-charming -- Melisende Regina Sola -- Of kings, queens and tourists -- Melisende's final conflict
Control code
1012418
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 256 pages
Isbn
9781137278654
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781137278654

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