2 edition of America"s major wars: crusaders, critics, and scholars, 1775-1972. found in the catalog.
America"s major wars: crusaders, critics, and scholars, 1775-1972.
Leslie Edward Decker
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Leslie E. Decker and Robert Seager II, editors.|
|Series||Addison-Wesley series in history|
|Contributions||Seager, Robert, 1924-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
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This book does indeed offer a modern approach to the history of the crusades but it is a pity that the author did not harness his considerable learning to bring a greater tension to his story; the.
The Crusades were a series of religious wars initiated, supported, and sometimes directed by the Latin Church in the medieval term refers especially to the Eastern Mediterranean campaigns in the period between and that had the objective of recovering the Holy Land from Islamic term has also been applied to other church-sanctioned campaigns fought to combat.
Wars and armed conflicts with highest estimated death tolls ofor more. Main article: List of wars by death toll. This section list all wars in which the highest estimated casualties exceedthis includes deaths of both soldiers, civilians, etc from causes both directly and indirectly caused by the war, which includes combat.
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