The Later Crusades 1274-1580: From Lyons to Alcazar

Paperback | April 1, 1994

byNorman Housley

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The expulsion of the Christians from the Holy Land in 1291 was far from being the end of the crusading movement. Norman Housley's comprehensive survey is the first to focus in depth on the later crusades. This is a wide-ranging and lucidly written study, which will be invaluable to studentsof the crusades. It is supplemented by fourteen maps and a guide to further reading.

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The expulsion of the Christians from the Holy land in 1291 was far from being the end of the crusading movement. Crusades continued for three centuries over a vast area stretching from Morocco to Russia, and played an important role in the politics and society of late medieval Europe.

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The expulsion of the Christians from the Holy Land in 1291 was far from being the end of the crusading movement. Norman Housley's comprehensive survey is the first to focus in depth on the later crusades. This is a wide-ranging and lucidly written study, which will be invaluable to studentsof the crusades. It is supplemented by four...

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The expulsion of the Christians from the Holy land in 1291 was far from being the end of the crusading movement. Crusades continued for three centuries over a vast area stretching from Morocco to Russia, and played an important role in the politics and society of late medieval Europe.

Author of The Italian Crusades: The Papal-Angevin Alliance and the Crusades against Christian Lay Powers 1254-1343 (Clarendon Press, 1982); The Avignon Papacy and the Crusades 1305-1378(Clarendon Press, 1986)

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:538 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.14 inPublished:April 1, 1994Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198221363

ISBN - 13:9780198221364

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The expulsion of the Christians from the Holy land in 1291 was far from being the end of the crusading movement. Crusades continued for three centuries over a vast area stretching from Morocco to Russia, and played an important role in the politics and society of late medieval Europe.

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`This book enlarges understanding of the crusades at many points, and it will surely long hold the field as the classic on its subject.' Times Higher Education Supplement