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Gordon, Alan (Alan R.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOR

Summary: This series covers history from 3500 B.C. to the 1780's. This course analyzes civilizations by looking at their geographic and political environments, their technologies, economies, social institutions, and cultural achievements. Students will look at history from new perspectives, come to understand the connections between human beings despite time and distance, and appreciate the lasting...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1995

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 909 WOR PART 1
Call number: DVD 909 WOR PART 2

Armstrong, Karen

Summary: Karen Armstrong, bestselling author of A History of God, skillfully narrates this history of the Crusades with a view toward their profound and continuing in-fluence. In 1095 Pope Urban II summoned Christian warriors to take up the cross and reconquer the Holy Land. Thus began the holy wars that would focus the power of Europe against a common enemy and become the stuff of romantic legend. In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 909.07 Armst

Jones, Dan

Summary: "For more than one thousand years, Christians and Muslims lived side by side, sometimes at peace and sometimes at war. When Christian armies seized Jerusalem in 1099, they began the most notorious period of conflict between the two religions. Depending on who you ask, the fall of the holy city was either an inspiring legend or the greatest of horrors. In Crusaders, Dan Jones interrogates the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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Summary: Chronicles the stories of the Knights Templar and their quest to find the Holy Grail.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Summary: Eight hundred years ago, Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt met on the bloody battlefields of the Crusades. Based on new research and scholarship about that fateful meeting, The Sultan and The Saint tells one of the great, lost stories from history as two men of faith fought against a century of war and distrust in a search for mutual respect and common ground.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2017

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV SUL

Jeffrey, Gary.

Summary: Details the events of the Crusades in graphic novel format.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub Co 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 909 JEF

Tyerman, Christopher

Summary: The story of the wars and conquests initiated by the First Crusade and its successors is itself so compelling that most accounts move quickly from describing the Pope's calls to arms to the battlefield. In this highly original and enjoyable new book, Christopher Tyerman focuses on something obvious but overlooked: the massive, all-encompassing and hugely costly business of actually preparing a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.1 TYE

Contents: From Godfrey to Saladin -- Saladin and the Third Crusade -- The Ayyubids and the Invasion of Egypt -- The Mumluks and the Liquidation of the Crusaders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorset Press 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909.07 ARA

Summary: The Crusades began as a holy mission to liberate Jerusalem and became the largest mass migration in European history. When they ended 200 years later, the Crusades had created a mythology of knights and chivalry, and left a legacy of distrust between East and West that continues to shape our world today. Filmed on location throughout Europe and the Middle East.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Home Video 2001

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV CRU

Summary: A look at the medieval politics and warfare of the Knights Templar, the most powerful, wealthy, and mysterious military order of the Middle Ages. With the encroaching historical and ruthless downfall of the Templar Order, season two focuses on power, redemption, revenge, betrayal, family, and an epic war between church and state. Hamill joins the cast as Talus, a battle-hardened Knight Templar...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Hilliam, David.

Summary: Relates how King Richard I of England and his troops nearly wrested Jerusalem from Muslim leader Saladin and the Saracens during the Third Crusade in 1191 A.D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Pub. Group 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.18 HIL

Eisner, Michael Alexander.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EIS

Lawhead, Steve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EOS 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Lawhead, Steve.

Summary: A Scottish knight's adventurous journey to the Holy Land. Knight Murdo undertakes it to find a wicked lord who dispossessed his family of their lands. After the deed the lord took off, joining a crusade to gain the Holy Land for Christianity. By the author of Byzantium.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ZondervanPub.House 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Lawhead, Steve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan/EOS 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Penman, Sharon Kay.

Summary: Richard, the second surviving son of Henry Plantagenet and Eleanor of Aquitaine, inherits the throne from his brother, before embarking on the Third Crusade, a conflict that is complicated by the schemes of his usurping brother, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PEN

West, Anthony

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1954

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 940.1 WES

Summary: The year was 1095 AD. For more than 400 years, Muslims ruled Palestine in the Middle East. Over in Europe, Christians felt they should rule Palestine and wanted the Muslims driven from the holy city of Jerusalem. A restless Europe reached the eve of one of man's greatest adventures, and with that, the First Crusade was launched. Beautifully illustrated, this graphic novel captures the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Trajectory, Inc. 2013

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Contents: La quinte Estampie real / Anon. (2:12) -- Pax in nomine Domini! / Marcabru (3:11) -- Parti de mal (1:49) ; Chevalier, mult estes guariz (2:20) / Anon. -- Chanterai por mon corage / Guiot de Dijon (4:12) -- Danse real (1:02) ; Sede Syon, in pulvere (3:00) / Anon. -- PalFastinalied / Walther von der Vogelweide (3:16) -- Condicio/0 nacio/Mane prima (2:12) ; 0 tocius Asie (2:07) ; La uitime...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: London 1991

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Summary: A comprehensive history of the crusades ranges from the eleventh century to modern times and includes commentary on the art and architecture associated with the crusades and insights into the history of the knightly orders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909.7 OXF

Coelho, Paulo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Espaǫl 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.4 FICTION COE

Coulter, Catherine.

Summary: When 13th century knight Garron of Kersey returns home from the king's service to claim his title as Baron Wareham, he's shocked to find Wareham Castle very nearly destroyed by a man called the Black Demon. Together with the enigmatic Merry, the bastard child of the castle's priest, Garron brings Wareham back to its former spendor--and hunts for the Black Demon who sought his brother's cache of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Coulter 2010

Edgington, Susan B

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Central 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.18 EDG