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Historical Dictionary of the Crusades free pdf The second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Crusades is an accessible one-volume overview of the medieval crusades to the Middle East between 1095 and 1291, with substantial information on crusades in southern France, Italy, Spain, and the Baltics that take the timeline into the 14th century. The history of this period is covered through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced entries on key terms, dates, people, and events connected to medieval European crusades to the Holy Land, with many additional entries on crusades in Europe, and the Reconquista in Spain. This book is a vital reference tool for any researcher interested in the crusades.

About Corliss K. Slack

Corliss K. Slack teaches European history and the crusades at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington. Her first book was a collection of charters left by crusaders departing from northern Europe between 1138 and 1275, which was followed by the first edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Crusades (2003). She has also published articles on the reform of the secular church in the century between 1050 and 1150, and on the activities of the Premonstratensian Order in crusade preaching and procuration, and delivered papers on the crusades at various conferences.

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Author : Corliss K. Slack
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Data Published : 16 May 2013
ISBN : 0810878305
EAN : 9780810878303
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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