By: Queller, Donald E.; Madden, Thomas F.
University of Pennsylvania Press: 1997
Edition: Second Edition
Seller ID: 2285912
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Second edition. A few faint smudges on page ridges. 1997 Hard Cover. xi, 357 pp. On August 15, 1199, Pope Innocent III called for a renewed effort to deliver Jerusalem from the Infidel, but the Fourth Crusade had a very different outcome from the one he preached. Proceeding no further than Constantinople, the Crusaders sacked the capital of eastern Christendom and installed a Latin ruler on the throne of Byzantium. This revised and expanded edition of The Fourth Crusade gives fresh emphasis to events in Byzantium and the Byzantine response to the actions of the Crusaders. Included in this edit... View More...