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Author Kostick, Conor
Title Social Structure of the First Crusade
Imprint Boston : BRILL, 2008
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Series The Medieval Mediterranean, 76 ; v.No. 76
The Medieval Mediterranean, 76
Note Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Chapter One: The Eyewitnesses -- Chapter Two: The Early Historians -- Chapter Three: Pauperes and the First Crusade: From the Preaching of the Crusade to the Rise of the Visionaries -- Chapter Four: Pauperes and the First Crusade: From Antioch to Jerusalem -- Chapter Five: Milites: Knights or Simply Mounted Warriors? -- Chapter Six: Iuvenes: The Glory-Seeking Knights of the Crusade -- Chapter Seven: Principes and the Crusading Nobility -- Chapter Eight: The Leadership of the First Crusade -- Chapter Nine: Women and the First Crusade: Prostitutes or Pilgrims? -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
Examines the sociology of the sources in order to provide an analysis of the various social classes which participated in the First Crusade and the tensions between them. This book offers a fresh approach to various debates surrounding the subject of the First Crusade
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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: Kostick, Conor Social Structure of the First Crusade Boston : BRILL,c2008 9789004166653
Subject Crusades -- First, 1096-1099.;Civilization, Medieval.;Social classes -- Europe -- History -- To 1500
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