Download e-book for iPad: Albert of Aachen's History of the Journey to Jerusalem: by Susan B. Edgington

By Susan B. Edgington

ISBN-10: 1409466531

ISBN-13: 9781409466536

Albert of Aachen’s heritage of the adventure to Jerusalem offers the tale of the 1st campaign (1095-1099) and the 1st new release of Latin settlers within the Levant (1099-1119). quantity 2, The Early historical past of the Latin States, presents a shocking point of aspect concerning the reign of King Baldwin I (1100-1118), specifically its past years and the crusading expeditions of 1101. It bargains even more info than the one different significant Latin account of a similar occasions, through Fulcher of Chartres, and the place it may be validated opposed to different narratives, together with Arabic and Greek assets, it proves to be useful of either belief and recognize. Susan B. Edgington’s English translation has been generally praised, following its first ebook within the Oxford Medieval Texts sequence, and is the following offered with a brand new advent and up-to-date notes and bibliography.

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