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The Resource Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman

Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman

Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem
Title
Defending the City of God
Title remainder
a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem
Statement of responsibility
Sharan Newman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fresh and highly accessible history of the Holy Lands during the Middle Ages, revealing a rich and diverse culture and the fight to save Jerusalem from the Crusaders
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newman, Sharan
Dewey number
956.94/42032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
D182
LC item number
.N49 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melisende
  • Queens
  • Crusades
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Social change
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
Target audience
adult
Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arranging the chessboard -- Child of the first Christian city -- Worlds colliding -- The frontier county -- Oh, Jerusalem! -- The field of blood -- Keeping the Home fires burning -- Forging a kingdom -- Queen in training -- Finding a king -- Preparing to pass the torch -- Training a king -- Taming a king -- Prince not-so-charming -- Melisende Regina Sola -- Of kings, queens and tourists -- Melisende's final conflict
Control code
ocn869548874
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 256 pages
Isbn
9781137278654
Lccn
2013049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
956.9442 N468 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13BP092.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869548874
  • (Sirsi) 869548874
  • (OCoLC)869548874
Label
Defending the City of God : a medieval queen, the first Crusades, and the quest for peace in Jerusalem, Sharan Newman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arranging the chessboard -- Child of the first Christian city -- Worlds colliding -- The frontier county -- Oh, Jerusalem! -- The field of blood -- Keeping the Home fires burning -- Forging a kingdom -- Queen in training -- Finding a king -- Preparing to pass the torch -- Training a king -- Taming a king -- Prince not-so-charming -- Melisende Regina Sola -- Of kings, queens and tourists -- Melisende's final conflict
Control code
ocn869548874
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 256 pages
Isbn
9781137278654
Lccn
2013049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
956.9442 N468 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13BP092.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869548874
  • (Sirsi) 869548874
  • (OCoLC)869548874

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