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The Crusades : the authoritative history of the war for the Holy Land, Thomas Asbridge

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The Crusades : the authoritative history of the war for the Holy Land
Title
The Crusades
Title remainder
the authoritative history of the war for the Holy Land
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Asbridge
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on painstaking original research and an intimate knowledge of the Near East, Thomas Asbridge uncovers what drove Muslims and Christians alike to embrace the ideals of "jihad" and crusade, revealing how these holy wars reshaped the medieval world and why they continue to influence events today
Cataloging source
UPZ
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Asbridge, Thomas S
Dewey number
909.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
D157
LC item number
.A77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Crusades
  • Religion and civilization
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Religious tolerance
  • Aggressiveness
  • Islamic Empire
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Middle East
Label
The Crusades : the authoritative history of the war for the Holy Land, Thomas Asbridge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [687]-742) and index
Contents
The coming of the Crusades -- The response of Islam -- The trail of champions -- The struggle for survival -- Victory in the East -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn525318942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
767 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060787288
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)525318942
Label
The Crusades : the authoritative history of the war for the Holy Land, Thomas Asbridge
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [687]-742) and index
Contents
The coming of the Crusades -- The response of Islam -- The trail of champions -- The struggle for survival -- Victory in the East -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn525318942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
767 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060787288
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)525318942

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