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Author France, John.

Title The Crusades and the expansion of Catholic Christendom, 1000-1714 / John France
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 380 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents In the beginning -- The papal monarchy and the invention of the crusade -- The First Crusade -- Crusade and expansion in the early twelfth century -- Crusade, expansion and check, 1144-92 -- The zenith of the crusading movement, 1192-1254 -- Progress and miscalculation, 1254-1337 -- Failure and fragmentation, 1337-1444 -- Towards a new world, 1444-1714 -- Perspectives
Summary This survey includes illustrations, maps, timelines, further reading guides, and a detailed list of rulers across Europe, and for the first time, chronologically examines the medieval crusades and their impact on European expansion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.
Europe -- History -- 1648-1715.
Europe -- History -- 476-1492.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203088123 (electronic bk.)
9780203088128 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)