The Crusades : the war for the Holy Land / Thomas Asbridge.

Published
  • London ; New York : Simon & Schuster 2010
Physical description
767 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, plans ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780743268608 (hbk.)
  • 0743268601 (hbk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

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The Crusades : the war for the Holy Land / by Thomas Asbridge.

Published
  • London : Simon & Schuster 2012
Physical description
xxiv, 767p. ; 20 cm.
ISBN
  • 9781849836883 (pbk.)
  • 1849836884 (pbk.)
  • 9781849837705 (ebook)
  • 1849837708 (ebook)
Notes
  • Originally published: New York: Pocket, 2010.
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  • English

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The Crusades : the war for the Holy Land / Thomas Asbridge.

Author
Published
  • London ; New York : Simon & Schuster UK Ltd 2012
Physical description
1 online resource ( 558 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps.
ISBN
  • 9781849837705
  • 1849837708
  • 9781849836883
Notes
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd."
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
  • Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 13, 2019).
Contents
  • Intro; Author biography and Further praise for The Crusades; Also by Thomas Asbridge; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication page; Contents; List of Maps; List of Plates; Foreword to the paperback edition; Introduction; PART I: THE COMING OF THE CRUSADES; 1 Holy War, Holy Land; 2 Syrian Ordeals; 3 The Sacred City; 4 Creating the Crusader States; 5 Outremer; 6 Crusading Reborn; PART II: THE RESPONSE OF ISLAM; 7 Muslim Revival; 8 The Light of Faith; 9 The Wealth of Egypt; 10 Heir or Usurper; 11 The Sultan of Islam; 12 Holy Warrior; PART III: THE TRIAL OF CHAMPIONS; 13 Called to Crusade
  • 14 The Conqueror Challenged15 The Coming of Kings; 16 Lionheart; 17 Jerusalem; 18 Resolution; PART IV: THE STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL; 19 Rejuvenation; 20 New Paths; 21 A Saint at War; PART V: VICTORY IN THE EAST; 22 Lion of Egypt; 23 The Holy Land Reclaimed; CONCLUSION: The Legacy of the Crusades; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Notes; Index
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