A Very Short IntroductionUnknown - 2005
Crusading fervour gripped Europe for over 200 years, creating one of the most vivid episodes in world history, inspiring Hollywood movies and great works of literature. Christopher Tyerman presents a lively discussion of the Crusades, bringing together issues of colonialism, cultural exchange and economic exploitation.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (167 pages) : illustrations, maps.