Crusades

    Templars

    By Dan Jones

    Hardback £17.46

    The remarkable story of the Knights Templar - the wealthiest, most powerful and most secretive of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era.

    Crusading and the Crusader States

    By Andrew Jotischky

    Paperback £33.39

    Crusading and the Crusader States explores how the idea of holy war emerged from the troubled Church of the 11th century, and why Jerusalem and the Holy Land were so important to Europeans. It follows the progress of the major crusading expeditions, offers insights into their continuing failure, and charts...

    Knights Hospitaller

    By John Carr

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Traces the military history of the Knights of St John from its origins in the Crusades to their defeat by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1798.

    How to Plan a Crusade

    By Christopher Tyerman

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    'Wonderfully written and characteristically brilliant' Peter Frankopan, author of The Silk Roads 'Elegant, readable ... an impressive synthesis ... Not many historians could have done it' - Jonathan Sumption, Spectator 'Tyerman's book is fascinating not just for what it has to tell us about the Crusades, but for the mirror...

    God's Wolf

    By Jeffrey Lee

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    The sweeping story of one of the most notorious crusader knights, Reynald de Chatillon - a great Christian hero of the Second Crusade and one of the most hated figures in Islamic history.

    Encountering Islam on the First Crusade

    By Nicholas Morton

    Hardback £57.38

    A fundamental reassessment of Christian/Islamic relations during the First Crusade, combating its representation as an inter-faith clash of civilizations.

    Saladin

    By John Man

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    Charting his rise to power, his struggle to unify the warring factions of his faith, and his battles to retake Jerusalem and expel Christian influence from Arab lands, Saladin explores the life and the enduring legacy of this champion of Islam, and examines his significance for the world today.

    Crusade and Jihad: Origins, History, Aftermath

    By Malcolm Lambert

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Templar Knight vs Mamluk Warrior

    By David Campbell

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    The Knights Templar were the most famous and formidable of all the Western Christian military orders, whilst the Mamluks were a slave caste whose fighting prowess had elevated them to the point of holding real political clout. This book tells the story of three key engagements from the Fifth Crusade...

    A Level (AS) History AQA: A/AS Level History for AQA The Age of the Crusades, c1071-1204 Student Book

    By Richard Kerridge

    Paperback Save £1.25 = £23.50

    A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the AQA 2015 A/AS Level History.

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