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Title:
Crusading warfare, 1097-1193
Author:
Smail, R. C.
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Physical Description:
xxxiv, 276 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780521480291

9780521458382
Format :
Book

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This is a revised edition of R. C. Smail's classic account of the military achievements of the Crusaders in the context of a 'feudal society organized for war'. A new bibliographical introduction and an updated bibliography have been provided by Christopher Marshall, while the original plates section has been replaced by a series of new subjects. In covering the period 1097-1193, this edition also complements Dr Marshall's own Warfare in the Latin East, 1192-1291, also available in a paperback edition.


Summary

This is a revised edition of R. C. Smail's classic account of the military achievements of the Crusaders in the context of a 'feudal society organized for war'. A new bibliographical introduction and an updated bibliography have been provided by Christopher Marshall, while the original plates section has been replaced by a series of new subjects. In covering the period 1097-1193, this edition also complements Dr Marshall's own Warfare in the Latin East, 1192-1291, also available in a paperback edition.


Table of Contents

List of plates
List of maps
List of plans
Preface (1954)
List of abbreviations
Bibliographical introductionChristopher Marshall (1994)
1 The historians of crusading warfare
2 Warfare and policy in Latin Syria
3 Franks, Armenians and Syrians
4 The Muslim armies
5 The Latin armies
6 The Latin field army in action
7 The crusaders' castles
Bibliography
Bibliography to the second edition
Index
List of plates
List of maps
List of plans
Preface (1954)
List of abbreviations
Bibliographical introduction Christopher Marshall (1994)
1 The historians of crusading warfare
2 Warfare and policy in Latin Syria
3 Franks, Armenians and Syrians
4 The Muslim armies
5 The Latin armies
6 The Latin field army in action
7 The crusaders' castles
Bibliography
Bibliography to the second edition
Index

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