|Book Title:||The Crusade Indulgence. Spiritual Rewards and the Theology of the Crusades, c. 1095 1216|
|Book Type:||PDF Book|
|PDF Size:||1.15 Mb(s)|
|Post Date:||October 8, 2023|
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The Crusade Indulgence. Spiritual Rewards and the Theology of the Crusades, c. 1095 1216
In the captivating and meticulously researched book, ‘Crusading and the Crusader States: Recovering the Past 2nd Edition,’ acclaimed historian Andrew Jotischky takes readers on a gripping journey through the tumultuous era of the Crusades. This revised and expanded second edition offers a comprehensive exploration of the Crusader States and the complex dynamics that shaped the medieval world.
Jotischky begins by delving into the origins of the Crusades, tracing their roots back to the Byzantine Empire’s call for assistance against the expanding Seljuk Turks. With vivid storytelling and insightful analysis, he paints a vivid picture of the fervor and religious zeal that propelled thousands of knights, soldiers, and ordinary people to embark on the perilous journey to the Holy Land.
As the Crusaders established their presence in the Levant, Jotischky meticulously examines the formation and development of the Crusader States. From the Principality of Antioch to the County of Tripoli and the.