The Seventh Crusade, 1244-1254: Sources and Documents

The Seventh Crusade, 1244-1254: Sources and Documents

SKU: 2297

Author: Jackson, Peter (Translater).

Title: The Seventh Crusade, 1244-1254: Sources and Documents.

 

Published: Aldershot: Ashgate, 2009.

 

Description: 8vo. xii, 256 p. : maps. Edgewear, bumping to the corners, bottom right corner creased. Some pencil notations. Footnotes with references. Extensive Bibliography: (p. 233-244) Good. Softcover. ISBN: 9780754669234

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    Contents: Introduction -- List of sources and documents -- I. King Louis takes the Cross -- II. Preparations for the crusade -- III. The attitude of the Emperor Frederick II -- IV. Rival crusades -- V. The 1st phase of the crusade: victory and disaster in Egypt -- VI. Events in the Muslim camp, and the Mamluk coup d'état -- VII. The reaction to failure: criticism and the rational explanation -- VIII. The 'crusade' of the pastoureaux (1251) -- IX. Efforts to send assistance to King Louis from the West -- X. The 2nd phase: King Louis's 4-year stay in Palestine.

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