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Author Jensen, Janus Møller
Title Denmark and the Crusades, 1400-1650 : Denmark and the Crusades, 1400-1650
Imprint Boston : BRILL, 2007
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (443 pages)
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Series The Northern World Ser. ; v.No. 30
The Northern World Ser
Note List of Illustrations -- List of Maps -- Preface -- Introduction -- Crusade Historiography in Denmark -- The Golden Age -- New Trends -- International Crusade Historiography -- Denmark in the Late Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period -- PART ONE CRUSADES AT THE ENDS OF THE EARTH, 1400-1523 -- Chapter One Kalmar Union and the Crusade, 1397-1523 -- Denmark and the Crusade in the Fourteenth Century -- Valdemar IV and the Crusade -- Crusades and Herrings -- Crusades in Scandinavia 1400-1448 -- Papal Collectors -- The Crusade and the Teutonic Knights -- Crusades against the Hussites -- Denmark and the Hussite Crusades -- Christopher of Bavaria and the Crusade -- Christian I and Crusades against the Turk 1448-1481 -- The Norwegian Problem -- Crusades against the Turks and Peace in the North -- The Fall of Constantinople -- The Northern Frontier -- The Collection of Funds by Marinus de Fregeno -- The Crusade of Pius II -- From Ancona to the Fall of Negroponte 1464-1470 -- Preaching the Crusades -- Preaching the Crusades -- Spreading the Word -- Crusade Liturgy -- Letters of Indulgence -- Crusading Nuns -- Crusade Literature -- Crusades against the Russians -- King Hans and the Crusade against the Turk -- Christian II and the Crusade: Part I -- Chapter Two Greenland and the Crusades -- The Forgotten Periphery -- The Skrælings -- The Heathens of the Far North -- Crusade in the Atlantic -- The Southern Front -- The Northern Front -- Danish Crusades to India -- Danish Crusades in India -- Conclusions: The Forgotten Crusades -- PART TWO CRUSADES AFTER THE REFORMATION -- Chapter Three Crusade and Reformation -- Christian II and the Crusade: Part II -- Exile, Protestantism, and the Crusade -- The Last Danish Crusade? -- Martin Luther and the War against the Turk -- Luther and the Turkish Advance -- Secular War and Martyrdom
Ob Kriegsleute auch in seligem Stande sein können? -- The War against the Turks -- The Right Intention -- Apocalyptic Thoughts Concerning the Turk -- Liturgical War against the Turks -- Conclusions -- Chapter Four Protestant Crusades? -- Christian III and War against the Turks -- Paulus Helie and the Lutheran Turks -- Denmark, Protestantism, and the Crusade -- Spiritual Warfare against the Turks -- Peder Palladius and the Turks -- Protestantism and Religious War, 1559-1648 -- Liturgical Warfare -- The war against the Turks -- The Turks in the North Atlantic -- Pilgrims to the Holy Sepulchre -- Crusade in Literature and Print -- Prince Svend -- The Order of the Armed Arm -- The Knights of Saint John in Scandinavia -- Orders of Chivalry in Denmark -- The Order of the Elephant -- The Legend and the Order of Dannebrog -- Denmark in the Thirty Years' War -- The Lion of the North -- Explanations for Defeat -- Conclusion -- Appendix A -- Illustrations -- Bibliography -- Manuscript Sources -- Abbreviations -- Literature and Sources -- Index
This ground-breaking study of the role of crusading in late-medieval and early modern Denmark argues that crusading had a tremendous impact on political and religious life in Scandinavia all through the Middle Ages, which continued long after the Reformation ostensibly should have put an end to its viability within Protestant Denmark
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Jensen, Janus Møller Denmark and the Crusades, 1400-1650 : Denmark and the Crusades, 1400-1650 Boston : BRILL,c2007 9789004155794
Subject Crusades -- 13th-15th centuries.;Denmark -- History -- 1397-1448.;Denmark -- History -- 1448-1660
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