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Historical dictionary of the crusades

Author: Corliss Konwiser Slack
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2003.
Series: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Historical Dictionary of the Crusades covers the major conflicts between Muslims and Christians in the Mediterranean from the late eleventh through the early fourteenth centuries. During this time, at least seven major expeditions were made between Western Europe and the Holy Land, with the goal of ending Muslim control of Jerusalem. Ultimately, the crusaders were driven out, but not before a cultural exchange had  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Church history
Dictionaries
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Slack, Corliss Konwiser, 1955-
Historical dictionary of the crusades.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)607177061
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Corliss Konwiser Slack
ISBN: 0810848554 9780810848559
OCLC Number: 52349133
Description: xxiv, 273 pages : maps ; c23 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Editor's Foreword Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Acknowledgments Chapter 4 Maps Chapter 5 Chronology Chapter 6 Introduction Chapter 7 THE DICTIONARY Chapter 8 Bibliography Chapter 9 About the Author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 25.
Responsibility: Corliss K. Slack.
Local System Bib Number:
457892

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At least seven traditional crusades, aimed at wresting control of Jerusalem from Islam, were fought in the Middle Ages. This historical dictionary covers major events in these and related conflicts,  Read more...
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