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The Resource Armies of Heaven : the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse, Jay Rubenstein

Armies of Heaven : the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse, Jay Rubenstein

Label
Armies of Heaven : the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse
Title
Armies of Heaven
Title remainder
the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse
Statement of responsibility
Jay Rubenstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders-- their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads--indiscriminately clogged the streets with the bodies of eastern Christians and Turks. At Ma'arra, they cooked children on spits and ate them. By the time the Crusaders reached Jerusalem, their quest--and their violence-- had become distinctly otherworldly: blood literally ran shin-deep through the streets as the Crusaders overran the sacred city. Beginning in 1095 and culminating four bloody years later, the First Crusade represented a new kind of warfare: holy, unrestra
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rubenstein, Jay
Dewey number
  • 940.18
  • 956.014
Index
index present
LC call number
D161.2
LC item number
.R73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crusades
  • Military history, Medieval
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Crusades
  • Military history, Medieval
Label
Armies of Heaven : the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse, Jay Rubenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Praise for Armies of Heaven; Contents; Introduction; 1 Jerusalem, on Earth as It Is in Heaven; 2 The Pope's Plan; 3 The Response: The Princes, the Prophets, the People; 4 The Road to Constantinople; 5 Deals with Devils: The Crusaders at Constantinople; 6 The Nicene Deal; 7 "Saracens," Through a Glass Darkly; 8 Enemy Country; 9 Starvation and Nightmare: The Siege of Antioch Begins; 10 A Brief Account of Baldwin of Boulogne's Adventures in Syria; 11 Reversal of Fortune and a River of Blood: The Battle for Antioch Continues; 12 Truce and Consequences: The Fall of Antioch; 13 Violent Men
  • 14 Kerbogah and the Lance15 Feasting on the Fallen: Antioch to Ma'arra; 16 Trial by Fire; 17 Seeking a New Apocalypse; 18 Jerusalem; 19 The Last Emperor; 20 Ascalon, the Sixth Battle; Conclusion: The Never-Ending Apocalypse; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Sources; Notes; Index
Control code
761646093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (417 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465019298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
613e9464-6305-4b86-9b08-4996531715b0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761646093
Label
Armies of Heaven : the first crusade and the quest for apocalypse, Jay Rubenstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Praise for Armies of Heaven; Contents; Introduction; 1 Jerusalem, on Earth as It Is in Heaven; 2 The Pope's Plan; 3 The Response: The Princes, the Prophets, the People; 4 The Road to Constantinople; 5 Deals with Devils: The Crusaders at Constantinople; 6 The Nicene Deal; 7 "Saracens," Through a Glass Darkly; 8 Enemy Country; 9 Starvation and Nightmare: The Siege of Antioch Begins; 10 A Brief Account of Baldwin of Boulogne's Adventures in Syria; 11 Reversal of Fortune and a River of Blood: The Battle for Antioch Continues; 12 Truce and Consequences: The Fall of Antioch; 13 Violent Men
  • 14 Kerbogah and the Lance15 Feasting on the Fallen: Antioch to Ma'arra; 16 Trial by Fire; 17 Seeking a New Apocalypse; 18 Jerusalem; 19 The Last Emperor; 20 Ascalon, the Sixth Battle; Conclusion: The Never-Ending Apocalypse; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Sources; Notes; Index
Control code
761646093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (417 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465019298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
613e9464-6305-4b86-9b08-4996531715b0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761646093

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