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By Jessalynn Bird,Edward Peters,James M. Powell

ISBN-10: 0812223136

ISBN-13: 9780812223132

ISBN-10: 0812244788

ISBN-13: 9780812244786

In 1213, Pope blameless III issued his letter Vineam Domini, thundering opposed to the enemies of Christendom—the "beasts of many forms which are trying to spoil the winery of the Lord of Sabaoth"—and saying a basic Council of the Latin Church as redress. The Fourth Lateran Council, which convened in 1215, was once unheard of in its scope and impression, and it referred to as for the 5th campaign as what its contributors was hoping will be the ultimate protection of Christendom. For the 1st time, a suite of largely annotated and translated files illustrates the transformation of the campaign movement.

Crusade and Christendom explores the best way the campaign was once used to outline and expand the highbrow, spiritual, and political barriers of Latin Christendom. It additionally illustrates how the very suggestion of the campaign used to be formed by way of the urge to outline and reform groups of perform and trust inside of Latin Christendom and through Latin Christendom's dating with different groups, together with dissenting political powers and heretical teams, the Moors in Spain, the Mongols, and jap Christians. the connection of the campaign to reform and missionary pursuits is usually explored, as is its impression on person lives and devotion. the choice of files and bibliography accommodates and brings to lifestyles fresh advancements in campaign scholarship touching on army logistics and trip within the medieval interval, renowned and elite participation, the function of ladies, liturgy and preaching, and the effect of the campaign on western society and its courting with different cultures and religions.

Intended for the undergraduate but additionally precious for lecturers and students, this e-book illustrates how the crusades grew to become the most important for outlining and selling the very suggestion and limits of Latin Christendom. It presents translations of and commentaries on key unique assets and updated bibliographic materials.

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