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The Resource Letters from the East : crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries, translated by Malcolm Barber and Keith Bate

Letters from the East : crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries, translated by Malcolm Barber and Keith Bate

Label
Letters from the East : crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries
Title
Letters from the East
Title remainder
crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries
Statement of responsibility
translated by Malcolm Barber and Keith Bate
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
This volume presents translations of a selection of the letters sent by crusaders and pilgrims from Asia Minor, Syria and Palestine. There are accounts of all the great events from the triumph of the capture of Jerusalem in 1099 to the disasters of Hattin in 1187 and the loss of Acre in 1291. They convey the immediacy of circumstances which were frequently dramatic and often life-threatening, and show us the feelings of those who lived in and visited the crusader states. Some of the letters translated here are famous, others hardly known, but all offer unique insight into the minds of those wh
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
956.014
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from more than one language
LC call number
D176
LC item number
.L48 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barber, Malcolm
  • Bate, Keith
Series statement
Crusade texts in translation
Series volume
v. 18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crusades
  • Latin Orient
  • HISTORY
  • Crusades
  • Middle East
Label
Letters from the East : crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries, translated by Malcolm Barber and Keith Bate
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-173) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Permissions; Maps; Chronology; Abbreviations; Introduction; Contents; Letters from the East; Sources; Sources in Translation Containing Letters from the East; Index
Control code
846946318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472413956
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846946318
Label
Letters from the East : crusaders, pilgrims and settlers in the 12th-13th centuries, translated by Malcolm Barber and Keith Bate
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-173) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Permissions; Maps; Chronology; Abbreviations; Introduction; Contents; Letters from the East; Sources; Sources in Translation Containing Letters from the East; Index
Control code
846946318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472413956
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846946318

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