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The Children's Crusade : Medieval History, Modern Mythistory (Hardcover)

Author: Dickson, Gary

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The Children's Crusade was possibly the most extraordinary episode in the history of the crusades. The pueri (children, youngsters) of 1212 set out to recover Jerusalem and the True Cross in medieval Europe's first youth movement. Over the centuries their unarmed crusade has been imagined and re-imagined. The first full-length modern study in English of this memorable popular crusade sheds new light on its history and offers new perspectives on its supposedly dismal outcome. Its richly re-imagined history and mythistory is explored from the thirteenth century to the late-twentieth century. Its mythistorians include: Matthew Paris, Voltaire, D'Annunzio, Brecht, Runciman, Andrzejewski, Bernard Thomas, Kurt Vonnegut and Agatha Christie.

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Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
Mfg Part# 9781403999894
SKU 204154810
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 1403999899
Release Date 11/1/2007
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0246
Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
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