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Crusades

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

Hardback

The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

Jonathan Phillips

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Middle Eastern history; Crusades; Religious & spiritual leaders

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After Saladin's death, it goes on to show how in the West this Sunni Muslim acquired the status of a chivalric hero, even... [more]

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Kill Them All: Cathars and Carnage in the Albigensian Crusade

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Kill Them All: Cathars and Carnage in the Albigensian Crusade

Sean McGlynn

History; European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades

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A paperback edition of the first book to provide a military history of the whole Albigensian Crusade, covering vital over-looked... [more]

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The Field of Blood: The Battle for Aleppo and the Remaking of the Medieval Middle East

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The Field of Blood: The Battle for Aleppo and the Remaking of the Medieval...

Nicholas Morton

History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Crusades; Battles & campaigns

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A history of the 1119 Battle of the Field of Blood, which decisively halted the momentum gained during the First Crusade and... [more]

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The Templars: The rise and Fall of God's Holy Warriors

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The Templars: The rise and Fall of God's Holy Warriors

Dan Jones

History; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

The remarkable story of the Knights Templar - the wealthiest, most powerful and most secretive of the military orders that... [more]

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The Knights Templar at War 1120-1312

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The Knights Templar at War 1120-1312

Paul Hill

History; Crusades; Land forces & warfare

Hardback

In-depth assessment of the Knights Templar and their contribution to crusading warfare [more]

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To Follow in Their Footsteps: The Crusades and Family Memory in the High Middle Ages

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To Follow in Their Footsteps: The Crusades and Family Memory in the High...

Nicholas L. Paul

History; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

Paul reveals the lasting impact of the crusades, beyond the expeditions themselves, on the formation of dynastic identity... [more]

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Templar Heresy: A Story of Gnostic Illumination

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Templar Heresy: A Story of Gnostic Illumination

James Wasserman

Crusades; Church history; Mysticism, magic & ritual

Paperback

A tale of initiation, adventure, and romance set within the medieval Crusades [more]

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God's Wolf: The Life of the Most Notorious of All Crusaders: Reynald de Chatillon

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God's Wolf: The Life of the Most Notorious of All Crusaders: Reynald de...

Jeffrey Lee (Author)

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Crusades

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The sweeping story of one of the most notorious crusader knights, Reynald de Chatillon - a great Christian hero of the Second... [more]

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Crusading and the Crusader States

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Crusading and the Crusader States

Andrew Jotischky

History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

Examining how crusading historiography includes different definitions, this book focuses on two issues: why people went on... [more]

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A History of the Crusades II: The Kingdom of Jerusalem and the Frankish East 1100-1187

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A History of the Crusades II: The Kingdom of Jerusalem and the Frankish...

Steven Runciman

History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Crusades; History of religion

Paperback

Describes the Frankish states of Outremer from the accession of King Baldwin I to the re-conquest of Jerusalem by Saladin.... [more]

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A History of the Crusades I: The First Crusade and the Foundation of the Kingdom of Jerusalem

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A History of the Crusades I: The First Crusade and the Foundation of the...

Steven Runciman

History; Asian history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades

Paperback

Details the capture of Jerusalem by Christian knights. [more]

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The Crusades: The War Against Islam 1096-1798: Classic Histories Series

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The Crusades: The War Against Islam 1096-1798: Classic Histories Series...

Malcolm Billings

History; Medieval history; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies

Paperback

In 1095 Pope Urban II granted absolution to anyone who would fight to reclaim the Holy Land. [more]

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How to Plan a Crusade: Reason and Religious War in the High Middle Ages

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How to Plan a Crusade: Reason and Religious War in the High Middle Ages...

Christopher Tyerman

History; European history; Medieval history; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

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Shows how the crusades really worked, and a revolutionary attempt to rethink how we understand the Middle Ages. This is the... [more]

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The Prehistory of the Crusades: Missionary War and the Baltic Crusades

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The Prehistory of the Crusades: Missionary War and the Baltic Crusades

Burnam W. Reynolds (Asbury University, USA)

History; European history; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

The Prehistory of the Crusades explores how the Crusades came to be seen as the use of aggressive warfare to Christianise... [more]

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Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem: Richard the Lionheart, the Crusades and the Battle for the Holy Land

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Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem: Richard the Lionheart, the Crusades and...

Stanley Lane-Poole

History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Crusades

Hardback

Detailed investigation into the rise to power of Saladin. [more]

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Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

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Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

John Man

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Middle Eastern history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades

Paperback

Saladin remains one of the most iconic figures of his age. As the man who united the Arabs and saved Islam from Christian... [more]

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Byzantium and the Crusades

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Byzantium and the Crusades

Jonathan Harris

History; European history; Medieval history; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Paperback

The first great city to which the Crusaders came in 1089 was not Jerusalem but Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine... [more]

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The Tragedy of the Templars: The Rise and Fall of the Crusader States

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The Tragedy of the Templars: The Rise and Fall of the Crusader States

Michael Haag

History; Middle Eastern history; Crusades

Paperback

In 1187, nearly a century after the victorious First Crusade, Saladin captured Jerusalem. The Templars, headquartered on the... [more]

$22.99

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The Crusades: A History

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The Crusades: A History

Professor Jonathan Riley-Smith

History; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades

Paperback

A fully revised and updated second edition of this exemplary and authoritative account of the history of the Crusades The... [more]

$59.99

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The Crusades: The War for the Holy Land

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The Crusades: The War for the Holy Land

Thomas Asbridge

History; European history; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

An astonishingly assured, convincing and gripping one-volume history of the Crusades to the Holy Land [more]

$32.95

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A Most Holy War: The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for Christendom

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A Most Holy War: The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for Christendom...

Mark Gregory Pegg (Associate Professor of History, Associate Professor of History, Washington University)

History; European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion; Church history

Paperback

Pegg's narrative of the massacres of the crusades - a fervour of 'cleansing' the world of heresy, and a fear that Christendom... [more]

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The First Crusade and the Idea of Crusading

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The First Crusade and the Idea of Crusading

Professor Jonathan Riley-Smith

History; General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Paperback

Presents an analysis of the First Crusade. This book considers the realities of the events surrounding the beginning of the... [more]

$32.99

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Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England

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Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England

W. B. Bartlett

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Medieval history; Crusades

Paperback

New paperback edition - The amazing life of Richard I, King of England, known to history as 'Richard the Lionheart', after... [more]

$38.95

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

Jonathan Phillips

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Middle Eastern history; Crusades; Religious & spiritual leaders

Hardback

The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin shows how this one man's life takes us beyond the crude stereotypes of the `Clash... [more]

$49.99

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