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The Resource Byzantium and the Crusades, Jonathan Harris

Byzantium and the Crusades, Jonathan Harris

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Byzantium and the Crusades
Title
Byzantium and the Crusades
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Harris
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This new edition of Byzantium and the Crusades provides a fully-revised and updated version of Jonathan Harris's landmark text in the field of Byzantine and crusader history. The book offers a chronological exploration of Byzantium and the outlook of its rulers during the time of the Crusades. It argues that one of the main keys to Byzantine interaction with Western Europe, the Crusades and the crusader states can be found in the nature of the Byzantine Empire and the ideology which underpinned it, rather than in any generalised hostility between the peoples. Taking recent scholarship into account, this new edition includes an updated notes section and bibliography, as well as significant additions to the text: new material on the role of religious differences after 1100, a detailed discussion of economic, social and religious changes that took place in 12th-century Byzantine relations with the west, in-depth coverage of Byzantium and the Crusades during the 13th century, new maps, illustrations, genealogical tables and a timeline of key dates. Byzantium and the Crusades is an important contribution to the historiography by a major scholar in the field that should be read by anyone interested in Byzantine and crusader history"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Jonathan,
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crusades
  • HISTORY / Medieval
  • HISTORY / Military / General
  • Crusades
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Byzantine Empire
  • Byzantine Empire
Label
Byzantium and the Crusades, Jonathan Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The empire of Christ -- The power behind the throne -- Response to crisis -- The passage of the First Crusade -- Jerusalem and Antioch -- The friend of the Latins -- Andronicus the Tyrant -- Iron instead of gold -- Paralysis and extortion -- The Rivers of Babylon -- And so the land is lost! -- Epilogue : impact
Control code
881824054
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xiv, 270 pages
Isbn
9781780938318
Lccn
2014000804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)881824054
Label
Byzantium and the Crusades, Jonathan Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The empire of Christ -- The power behind the throne -- Response to crisis -- The passage of the First Crusade -- Jerusalem and Antioch -- The friend of the Latins -- Andronicus the Tyrant -- Iron instead of gold -- Paralysis and extortion -- The Rivers of Babylon -- And so the land is lost! -- Epilogue : impact
Control code
881824054
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xiv, 270 pages
Isbn
9781780938318
Lccn
2014000804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)881824054

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