New PDF release: Albert of Aachen's History of the Journey to Jerusalem:

By Susan B. Edgington

Albert of Aachen’s historical past of the adventure to Jerusalem offers the tale of the 1st campaign (1095-1099) and the 1st new release of Latin settlers within the Levant (1099-1119). quantity 2, The Early background of the Latin States, offers a shocking point of aspect in regards to the reign of King Baldwin I (1100-1118), in particular its past years and the crusading expeditions of 1101. It bargains even more details than the one different enormous Latin account of an analogous occasions, via Fulcher of Chartres, and the place it may be validated opposed to different narratives, together with Arabic and Greek assets, it proves to be necessary of either belief and admire. Susan B. Edgington’s English translation has been extensively praised, following its first book within the Oxford Medieval Texts sequence, and is the following provided with a brand new advent and up-to-date notes and bibliography.

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