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 historical past 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 element in regards to the reign of King Baldwin I (1100-1118), in particular its previous years and the crusading expeditions of 1101. It deals even more info than the single different great Latin account of a similar occasions, via Fulcher of Chartres, and the place it may be confirmed opposed to different narratives, together with Arabic and Greek assets, it proves to be important of either belief and recognize. Susan B. Edgington’s English translation has been greatly praised, following its first booklet within the Oxford Medieval Texts sequence, and is right here offered with a brand new advent and up to date notes and bibliography.

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