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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
Draws on varied source material to offer insight into the Crusades and its complexities, tracing the experiences of leading figures while discussing such specific events as the origins of Saladin's jihad and the trial of the Knights Templar
Writing style
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338011
Cataloging source
DLC
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Phillips, Jonathan
Dewey number
909.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D157
LC item number
.P55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Crusades
  • Middle East
  • Europe
  • Crusades
  • Religion and civilization
Target audience
adult
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a modern history of the crusades
Label
Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn368020862
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 434 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400065806
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009033153
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)368020862
Label
Holy warriors : a modern history of the Crusades, Jonathan Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn368020862
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxv, 434 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400065806
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009033153
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)368020862

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