The First Crusade
The Call From the EastBook - 2012
Argues that the true instigator of the First Crusade was in fact Emperor Alexios I Komnenos of the Byzantine Empire, who in 1095, with his realm under siege and on the point of collapse, begged the pope for military support.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012
Branch Call Number: 956.014 FRANKOPAN
Characteristics: xxi, 262 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
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