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HIST1300
The 'Itinerarium Peregrinorum' and the Third Crusade

Primary Sources for the Historian: An Introduction to Documentary study, 2019/20, Semester 2
Professor Stephen Alford
S.Alford@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Primary Sources

Chronicle of the Third Crusade : a translation of the Itinerarium peregrinorum et gesta Regis Ricardi ISBN: 1859281540 (hbk); 0754605817 (pbk), ed. and trans. by Helen J. Nicholson (London: Routledge, 2016)  

The history of the Holy War : Ambroise's Estoire de la guerre sainte ISBN: 1843830019 : £60.00, ed. by Marianne Ailes and Malcolm Barber, trans. by Marianne Ailes, 2 vols (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2003)  

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Other Primary Sources

 Arab historians of the crusades ISBN: 0710202350 (pbk), ed. by Francesco Gabrieli, trans. by E. J. Costello (London: Routledge, 1969)

 Bahā al-Dīn Ibn Shaddād, The rare and excellent history of Saladin or al-Nawadir al-Sultaniyya wa'l-Mahasin al-Yusufiyya ISBN: 0754601439, trans. by D.S. Richards (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002)

The chronicle of Ibn al-Athīr for the crusading period from al-Kāmil fīʼl-taʼrīkh ISBN: 9780754669524 (v. 3 pbk.); 9780754640776 (v.1); 0754640779 (v.1); 9780754669500 (v.1 pbk.); 9780754640783 (v.2); 0754640787 (v.2); 9780754669517 (v.2 pbk.); 9780754640790 (v.3): Part 2, the Years 541–589/1146–1193. The Age of Nur al-Din and Saladin, trans. by D.S. Richards (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007)

 The conquest of Jerusalem and the Third Crusade : sources in translation ISBN: 1859282911, trans. by P. W. Edbury (Aldershot: Scolar, 1996)

 The crusade of Frederick Barbarossa : the History of the expedition of the Emperor Frederick, and related texts ISBN: 9780754665755 (hbk.) : £50.00; 0754665755 (hbk.) : £50.00, ed. and trans. by Graham A. Loud (Farnham: Ashgate, 2010)

 Gerald of Wales, The journey through Wales ; and The description of Wales ISBN: 0140443398 (pbk), trans. by Lewis Thorpe (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1978)

 Roger of Howden, The annals of Roger de Hoveden : comprising the history of England and of other countries of Europe from A.D. 732 to A.D. 1201, trans. by Henry T. Riley, 2 vols (London: Bohn, 1853)

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Reference Works

 Barber, The two cities : medieval Europe, 1050-1320, 2nd edn (London: Routledge, 2004) [Will provide valuable contextual information about the politics, society and culture of Europe during this period]

Classen, Albrecht, ed., Handbook of medieval studies : terms - methods - trends ISBN: 9783110184099 (alk. paper); 3110184095 (alk. paper), 3 vols (Berlin: De Gruyter, 2010) [discusses fields of study on the Middle Ages and their key works]

The Crusades : an encyclopedia ISBN: 1576078620 (alk. paper); 1576078639 (ebook), ed. Alan V. Murray, 4 vols (Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 2006) [A-Z reference work with many relevant short articles on the Third Crusade; electronic version available through Library catalogue]

DeVries, Kelly, and Robert Douglas Smith, Medieval Military Technology, 2nd edn (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012)

Rogers, Clifford J., ed., The Oxford encyclopedia of medieval warfare and military technology ISBN: 9780195334036 (hbk.) : £180.00; 0195334035 (hbk.) : £180.00, 3 vols (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010)

Sawyer, Peter H., and others, eds, International Medieval Bibliography. ISSN: x000-9506 (Leeds: International Medieval Institute, 1967–) [online bibliographical resource available through catalogue, very helpful for finding scholarship on specific subjects]

Strayer, Joseph R., ed., Dictionary of the Middle Ages, 13 vols (New York: Scribner, 1982–89) [covers most everything in the Middle Ages]

The Vulgate Bible. The Itinerarium often makes references to the Bible. To understand these references, you can access the relevant Bible texts at: http://www.latinvulgate.com/

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 Medieval Chronicle Studies

Ailes, Marianne, ‘Ambroise’s Estoire de la guerre sainte and the Development of a Genre’, Reading medieval studies : annual proceedings of the Graduate Centre for Medieval Studies in the University of Reading. ISSN: 0950-3129 0950-3129, 34 (2008), 1–19   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Ainsworth, Peter, 'Contemporary and “Eyewitness” History’, in Historiography in the Middle Ages ISBN: 9004118810; 9789004118812, ed. by Deobrah Mauskopf Deliyannis (Leiden: Brill, 2003), pp. 249-76

Bull, Marcus, Eyewitness and crusade narrative : perception and narration in accounts of the second, third and fourth crusades ISBN: 9781783273355; 1783273356 (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2018)

Given-Wilson, Chris, Chronicles : the writing of history in medieval England ISBN: 1852853581 (London: Hambledon and London, 2004)

Gransden, Antonia, Historical Writing in England, 2 vols (London: Routledge, 1974-82)

Harari, Yuval Noah, ‘Eyewitnessing in Accounts of the First Crusade: The Gesta Francorum and Other Contemporary Accounts’, Crusades. ISSN: 1476-5276, 3 (2004), 77–99 

John, Simon, ‘Historical Truth and the Miraculous Past: The Use of Oral Evidence in Twelfth-Century Latin Historical Writing on the First Crusade’, English historical review. ISSN: 0013-8266, 130 (2015), 263–301

Kempshall, Matthew, Rhetoric and the writing of history, 400-1500 ISBN: 9780719070310; 9780719070303 (hbk.) : £90.00; 0719070309 (hbk.) : £90.00 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2011)

 

Lake, Justin, ‘Authorial Intention in Medieval Historiography’, History compass. ISSN: 1478-0542, 12 (2014), 344–60

Murray, Alan V., ‘Biblical Quotations and Formulaic Language in the Chronicle of William of Tyre’, in Deeds done beyond the sea : essays on William of Tyre, Cyprus and the military orders presented to Peter Edbury ISBN: 9781472417831 (hardcover ; alk. paper); 1472417836 (hardcover ; alk. paper); 9781472417848 (ebook); 9781472417855 (epub); 1472417852 (electronic bk.); 9781472417855 (electronic bk.), ed. by Susan B. Edgington and Helen Nicholson (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014), pp. 25–34

Nicholson, Helen J., ‘Following the path of the Lionheart: the De ortu Walwanii and the Itinerarium peregrinorum et gesta regis Ricardi’, Medium aevum. ISSN: 0025-8385, 69 (2000), 21–33

Otter, Monika, Inventiones : fiction and referentiality in twelfth-century English historical writing ISBN: 0807822930 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807846007 (pbk. : alk. paper) (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1996)

Partner, Nancy F., Serious entertainments : the writing of history in twelfth-century England ISBN: 0226647633 : $15.00 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1977)

Spiegel, Gabrielle M., The past as text : the theory and practice of medieval historiography ISBN: 0801855551 (alk. paper) (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997)

Sweetenham, Carol, ‘What Really Happened to Eurvin de Créel's Donkey? Anecdotes in Sources for the First Crusade’, in Writing the early Crusades : text, transmission and memory ISBN: 9781843839200 (acid-free paper); 1843839202 (acid-free paper); 9781782042808 (ebk.); 1782042806 (ebk.) (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2014), pp. 75–88    

Writing medieval history ISBN: 0340808454; 0340808462 (pbk) : £16.99; 0012879207, ed. by Nancy Partner (London: Hodder Arnold, 2005)

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Crusades and Crusading

Constable, Giles, Crusaders and crusading in the twelfth century ISBN: 9780754665236 (Farnham: Ashgate, 2008)

Edbury, Peter, ‘Preaching the Crusade in Wales’, in England and Germany in the High Middle Ages : in honour of Karl J. Leyser ISBN: 0199205043, ed. by Alfred Haverkamp and Hanna Vollrath (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996), pp. 221–33

France, John, The Crusades and the expansion of Catholic Christendom, 1000-1714 ISBN: 0415371287 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780415371285 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0415371279 (hardback : alk. paper); 9780415371278 (hardback : alk. paper) (London: Routledge, 2005)

Freed, John. B., Frederick Barbarossa : the prince and the myth ISBN: 9780300122763 (cl : alk. paper) (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016)

Hiestand, Rudolf, ‘Kingship and Crusade in Twelfth-Century Germany’, in England and Germany in the High Middle Ages : in honour of Karl J. Leyser ISBN: 0199205043, ed. by Alfred Haverkamp and Hanna Vollrath (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996), pp. 236–65

Markowski, Michael, ‘Peter of Blois and the Conception of the Third Crusade’, in The Horns of Ḥaṭṭīn : proceedings of the Second Conference of the Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East, Jerusalem and Haifa, 2-6 July 1987 ISBN: 0860783340 (London); 9652170852 (Jerusalem), ed. by Benjamin Z. Kedar (Jerusalem: Variorum, 1992), pp. 261–9

Jotischky, Andrew, Crusading and the Crusader States, 2nd edn (Abindgon: Routledge, 2017)  

 Murray, Alan V., ‘National Identity, Language and Conflict in the Crusades to the Holy Land, 1096– 1192’, in The Crusades and the Near East ISBN: 9781136902482 (e-book), ed. by Conor Kostick (Abingdon: Routledge, 2011), pp. 107–30 

— ‘Finance and Logistics of the Crusade of Frederick Barbarossa’, in In laudem Hierosolymitani : studies in Crusades and medieval culture in honour of Benjamin Z. Kedar ISBN: 9780754661405 (alk. paper); 0754661407 (alk. paper), ed. by Shagrir, Ellenblum and Riley-Smith (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007), pp. 357–68

Mayer, Hans Eberhard, The Crusades, trans. by John Gillingham, 2nd edn (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972)

Nicholson, Helen J., ‘Women on the Third Crusade’, Journal of Medieval history. ISSN: 0304-4181, 23 (1997), 335–49

Philips, Jonathan, The Crusades 1095-1204, 2nd edn (London: Routledge, 2014)

Philips, C. Matthew, ‘Crucified with Christ and Crusading Spirituality’, in Crusades : medieval worlds in conflict ISBN: 9781409400615 : No price, ed. by Madden, Naus and Ryan (Farnham: Ashgate, 2010), pp. 25–34

Power, Daniel, ‘The Preparations of Count John of Sées for the Third Crusade’, in Crusading and warfare in the Middle Ages : realities and representations ISBN: 9781409461036 (hbk.) : £70.00; 9781472407412 (ePub ebook) : No price; 9781409461043 (PDF ebook) : No price, ed. by Simon John (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014), pp. 143–66

Riley-Smith, Jonathan, The Crusades: A History, 3rd edn (London: Bloomsbury, 2014)

What Were the Crusades?, 3rd edn (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2002)

Seven myths of the Crusades ISBN: 9781624664038 paper alkaline paper; 1624664032 paper alkaline paper; 9781624664045 hardcover alkaline paper; 1624664040 hardcover alkaline paper, ed. by Alfred J. Andrea and Andrew Holt (Indianapolis: Hackett, 2015)  

Tyreman, Christopher, ‘Were There Any Crusades in the Twelfth Century?’, English historical review. ISSN: 0013-8266, 110 (1995)

— The Crusades [electronic resource] : a very short introduction ISBN: 019151750x; 9780191517501 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005)

— Fighting for Christendom : holy war and the Crusades ISBN: 0192803255 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004)

How to plan a crusade : reason and religious war in the Middle Ages ISBN: 9781846144776 (hbk.); 1846144779 (hbk.); 9780141970158 (ebook) (London: Allen, 2015)

The debate on the Crusades, 1099-2010 ISBN: 9780719073212 (pbk.) : £15.99; 9780719073205 (hbk.); 0719073219 (pbk.) : £15.99(Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2011)

 Unger, Richard W., ‘The Northern Crusaders: The Logistics of English and Other Northern Crusader Fleets’, in Logistics of warfare in the age of the Crusades : proceedings of a workshop held at the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Sydney, 30 September to 4 October 2002 ISBN: 0754651975; 9780754651970, ed. by John H. Pryor (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006), pp. 251–73

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The Crusader States of the Near East

Barber, M., The Crusader states ISBN: 9780300113129 (hbk.) : £25.00; 0300113129 (hbk.) : £25.00 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012)

— The new knighthood : a history of the Order of the Temple ISBN: 0521420415 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993)

Cole, Penny J., ‘Christian Perceptions of the Battle of Hattin (583/1187)’, al-Masāq. ISSN: 0950-3110, 6 (1993), 9–39

Edbury, Peter, ‘Propaganda and Faction in the Kingdom of Jerusalem: The Background to Hattin’, in Crusaders and Muslims in Twelfth-Century Syria, ed. by Maya Shatzmiller (Leiden: Brill, 1993), pp. 173–89   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Ehrlich, Michael, ‘The Battle of Hattin: A Chronicle of a Defeat Foretold?’, Journal of medieval military history. ISBN: 9781843839361 (v.12); 1477-545X, 5 (2007), 16–32

Forey, Alan, The military orders, from the twelfth to the early fourteenth centuries ISBN: 0333462343 (Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1992)

Gilchrist, Marianne McLeod, ‘Getting Away with Murder: Runciman and Conrad of Monteferrat’s Career in Constantinople’, Mediaeval Journal, 2 (2012), 15–36 OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 12/01/2018) 

Hamilton. Bernard, ‘The Elephant of Christ: Reynald of Châtillon’, Studies in church history. ISSN: 0424-2084, 15 (1978), 97–108

The leper king and his heirs : Baldwin IV and the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem ISBN: 0521017475; 052164187X (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000)

The Latin Church in the Crusader states : the secular church ISBN: 0860780724 (London: Variorum, 1980)

Holt, Peter Malcolm, The age of the Crusades : the Near East from the eleventh century to 1517 ISBN: 058249303X; 058249303X (pbk) (London: Longman, 1986)

 Husain, Adnan A. and Margaret Aziza Pappano, ‘The One Kingdom Solution? Diplomacy, Marriage, and Sovereignty in the Third Crusade’, in Cosmopolitanism and the Middle Ages ISBN: 9780230337572, ed. and John M. Ganim and Shayne Aaron (New York: Palgrave, 2013), pp. 23–44

 Mayer, Hans Eberhard, ‘Studies in the History of Queen Melisende of Jerusalem’, Dumbarton Oaks papers. ISSN: 0070-7546, 26 (1972), 93–182

 The military orders. ISBN: 086078438X; 086078679X (v. 2 ; v. 1); 086078438X; 9780860784388 (v.1); 9780754662907 (v.3), ed. by Barber, Mallia-Milanes and Nicholson, 3 vols (Aldershot: Ashgate, 1994–1998)

 Nicholson, Helen J. The Knights Hospitaller (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2003)

— The Knights Templar : a new history ISBN: 0750925175 (Stroud: Sutton, 2001)

Templars, Hospitallers and Teutonic Knights : images of the military orders, 1128-1291 ISBN: 0718514114 (Leicester: Leicester University Press, 1993)

Riley-Smith, Jonathan, The Feudal Nobility and the Kingdom of Jerusalem (London: Macmillan, 1973)

— Crusaders and settlers in the Latin East ISBN: 9780754659679 (alk. paper); 0754659674 (alk. paper) (Farnham: Ashgate, 2008)

Smail, R. C., 'The Predicaments of Guy of Lusignan, 1183-87', in Outremer : studies in the history of the crusading kingdom of Jerusalem presented to Joshua Prawer ISBN: 9652170100ed. by B.Z. Kedar, H.E. Mayer and R.C. Smail (Jerusalem: Yad Izhak Ben-Zvi Institute, 1982), pp. 159-76

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Richard I and Kingship

Ailes, Marianne J., ‘Heroes of War: Ambroise’s Heroes of the Third Crusade’, Writing war : medieval literary responses to warfare ISBN: 9780859918435 (pbk); 0859918432, ed. by Saunders, Le Saux and Thomas (Cambridge: Brewer, 2004), pp. 29–48

 Baldwin, John. W. and C. Warren Hollister, ‘The Rise of Administrate Kingship: Henry I and Philip Augustus’, The American historical review. ISSN: 0002-8762, 83 (1978), 867–905

 Duby, Georges, The legend of Bouvines : war, religion, and culture in the Middle Ages ISBN: 0520062388, trans. by Catherine Tihanyi (Berkeley CA: University of California Press, 1990)

 Gillingham, John, ‘Conquering Kings: Some Twelfth-Century Reflections on Henry II and Richard I’, in Warriors and churchmen in the high middle ages : essays presented to Karl Leyser ISBN: 1852850639, ed. by Timothy Reuter (London: Hambledon, 1992), pp. 163–78

— ‘Richard I and Berengaria of Navarre’, Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research., 53 (1980), 157–73

Richard Coeur de Lion : kingship, chivalry, and war in the twelfth century ISBN: 1852850841 (London: Hambledon, 1994)

Richard the Lionheart, 2nd edn (London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989)  

Richard I ISBN: 0300094043 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999) 

Heiser, Richard R., ‘The Extent of the Lionheart's Folly: Richard I's Arrangements for Count John and Archbishop Geoffrey prior to the Third Crusade’, Nottingham medieval studies. ISSN: 0078-2122, 43 (1999), 79–89

McGlynn, Sean ‘Fighting the Image of the Reluctant Warrior: Philip Augustus as rex-not-quite-so-bellicosus’ in The image and perception of Monarchy in Medieval and early modern Europe ISBN: 9781443862066 (hardback) : £52.99; 1443862061 (hardback) : £52.99; 9781443868525 (ebk.), ed. by Sean McGlynn and Elena Woodacre (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2014), pp. 148–82    

Markowski, Michael, ‘Richard Lionheart: Bad King, Bad Crusader?’, Journal of Medieval history. ISSN: 0304-4181 23 (1997), 351–65

Mason, Emma, ‘The Hero’s Invincible Weapon: An Aspect of Angevin Propaganda’, in The ideals and practice of medieval knighthood, III : papers from the fourth Strawberry Hill conference, 1988 ISBN: 0851152651, ed. by Christopher Harper-Bill and Ruth Harvey (Woodbridge: Boydell, 1990), pp. 121–37

Nicholson, Helen, ‘The Military Orders and the Kings of England in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries’, in From Clermont to Jerusalem : the Crusades and Crusader societies, 1095-1500 : selected proceedings of the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, 10-13 July 1995 ISBN: 2503506674by Alan V. Murray (Turnhout: Brepols, 1998), pp. 203–18

Richard Coeur de Lion in history and myth ISBN: 0951308564, ed. by Janet L. Nelson (London: King’s College London, 1992)

Ryan, Vincent, ‘Richard I and the Early Evolution of the Fourth Crusade’, in The Fourth Crusade : event, aftermath, and perceptions : papers from the sixth Conference of the Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East, Istanbul, Turkey, 25-29 August 2004 ISBN: 9780754663195 (alk. paper), ed. by Thomas F. Madden (Aldershot: Ashgate: 2008), pp. 3–13

Turner, Ralph V., ‘Good or Bad Kingship? The Case of Richard Lionheart’, The Haskins Society journal. ISSN: 0963-49598 (1999), 63–78   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

 

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Medieval Warfare

 Abels, Richard, ‘Cultural Representation and the Practice of War in the Middle Ages’, Journal of medieval military history. ISBN: 9781843839361 (v.12); 1477-545X, 6 (2008), 1–31

 Bennett, Matthew, ‘Amphibious Operations from the Norman Conquest to the Crusades of Saint Louis c. 1050 – c. 1250’, in Amphibious warfare 1000-1700 : commerce, state formation and European expansion ISBN: 9789004205949, ed. by J. B. Trim and Mark Charles Fissell (Leiden: Brill, 2006), pp. 51–68

— ‘The Myth of the Military Supremacy of Knightly Cavalry’, in Armies, chivalry and warfare in medieval Britain and France : proceedings of the 1995 Harlaxton Symposium ISBN: 1871615895, by Matthew Strickland (Stamford: Paul Watkins, 1998), pp. 304–16   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Casson, Lionel, Ships and Seamanship in the Ancient World (Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1995)

 Contamine, Philippe, War in the Middle Ages ISBN: 0631144692 pbk; 0631131426, trans. by Michael Jones (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1984)

 Ehrlich, Michael, ‘The Battle of Arsur: A Short-Lived Victory’, Journal of medieval military history. ISBN: 9781843839361 (v.12); 1477-545X, 12 (2014), 109–18

 France, John, ‘Crusading Warfare and its Adaptation to Eastern Conditions in the Twelfth Century’, Mediterranean historical review. ISSN: 0951-8967, 15 (2000), 49–66

Western Warfare in the Age of the Crusades (London: Routledge, 2003)    

Gillingham, ‘Richard I, Galley-Warfare and Portsmouth: The Beginnings of a Royal Navy’, inThirteenth century England, 6 : proceedings of the Durham conference, 1995 ISBN: 0851156746, , ed. by Michael Prestwich (Woodbridge: Boydell, 1997), pp. 1–15

— ‘Richard I and the Science of War in the Middle Ages’, Anglo-Norman warfare : studies in late Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-Norman military organization and warfare ISBN: 0851153275, by Strickland (1992)   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

 Kedar, Benjamin Z., ‘The Battle of Hattin Revisited’, in The Horns of Ḥaṭṭīn : proceedings of the Second Conference of the Society for the Study of the Crusades and the Latin East, Jerusalem and Haifa, 2-6 July 1987 ISBN: 0860783340 (London); 9652170852 (Jerusalem), ed. by B. Z. Kedar (London: Variorum, 1992), pp. 190–207

— ‘King Richard’s Plan for the Battle of Arsuf/Arsur, 1191’, in The medieval way of war : studies in medieval military history in honor of Bernard S. Bachrach ISBN: 9781472419583 (hbk.) : £75.00; 9781472419606 (ePub ebook) : No price; 9781472419590 (PDF ebook) : No price; 9781315555621 (ebook); 131555562X (ebook), by Gregory I. Halfond (Farnham: Ashgate: 2015), pp. 117–32

 Logistics of warfare in the age of the Crusades : proceedings of a workshop held at the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Sydney, 30 September to 4 October 2002 ISBN: 0754651975; 9780754651970, ed. by John Pryor (Farnham: Ashgate, 2006)

 Nicholson, Helen J., Medieval warfare : theory and practice of war in Europe, 300-1500 ISBN: 0333763319 (pbk); 0333763300 (cloth) (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2004)  

 Pryor, John H., ‘A Medieval Siege of Troy: The Fight to the Death at Acre, 1189–1191’, in The medieval way of war : studies in medieval military history in honor of Bernard S. Bachrach ISBN: 9781472419583 (hbk.) : £75.00; 9781472419606 (ePub ebook) : No price; 9781472419590 (PDF ebook) : No price; 9781315555621 (ebook); 131555562X (ebook), ed. by Gregory I. Halfond (Farnham: Ashgate, 2015), pp. 97–115

— ‘The Transportation of Horses by Sea during the Era of the Crusades: Eighth Century to 1285 A.D.’, in Medieval warfare, 1000-1300 ISBN: 075462515X (alk. paper); 9780754625155, by John France (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006), pp. 524–68

Geography, technology and war : studies in the maritime history of the Mediterranean, 649-1571 ISBN: 0521428920; 0521344247 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988)

 Rogers, R., Latin siege warfare in the twelfth century ISBN: 0198202776 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992)

 Smail, R.C., Crusading Warfare, 2nd edn (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,1995)

 Strickland, Matthew, War and chivalry : the conduct and perception of war in England and Normandy, 1066-1217 ISBN: 052144392X (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996)

 Verbruggen, J. F., The Art of Warfare in Western Europe during the Middle Ages from the Eighth Century to 1340, trans. by Summer Willard and R.W. Southern, 2nd edn (Woodbridge: Boydell, 1998)

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Health and Sickness

 Demaitre, Luke, Medieval medicine : the art of healing, from head to toe ISBN: 9780275984854 (hardcopy : alk. paper); 9780313038426 (ebook) (Oxford: Praeger, 2013)

 French, Roger, Medicine before science : the rational and learned doctor from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment ISBN: 0521007615 (pbk); 0521809770 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003)

 Medieval medicine : a reader ISBN: 9781442601031 (pbk.); 9781442601697 (bound); 1442601698 (bound); 1442601035 (pbk.), ed. by Faith Wallis (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010)

 Mitchell, Piers D., Medicine in the Crusades : warfare, wounds and the medieval surgeon ISBN: 052184455X (cased): No price (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004)

 Wagner, Thomas, ‘The Illness of King Richard and King Philippe on the Third Crusade: An Understanding of arnaldia and leonardie’, Crusades. ISSN: 1476-5276, 10 (2011), 23–44   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

 

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Saladin and Islam

Azzām, A.R, Saladin ISBN: 9781405807364 (hardback) (Harlow: Pearson, 2009)

Eddé, Anne-Marie, Saladin, trans. by Jane Marie Todd (London: Belknap, 2011)

Frenkel, Yehoshua, ‘Muslim Responses to the Frankish Dominion in the Near East, 1098–1291’, in The Crusades and the Near East [electronic resource] ISBN: 9781136902482 (e-book) 9780415580403 (hbk.) :; 9780415580410 (pbk.) :; 9780203841976 (ebk.), ed. by Conor Kostick (Abingdon: Routledge, 2011), pp. 27–54

Gibb, H.A.R., ‘The Arabic Sources for the Life of Saladin’, Speculum. ISSN: 0038-7134; 2040-8072, 25 (1950), 58–72

Hillenbrand, Carole, The Crusades: Islamic Perspectives, rev. edn (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2006)

Lambert, Malcolm, Crusade and Jihad : origins, history, aftermath ISBN: 9781846685545 (hbk.) (London: Profile, 2016)

Lyons, Malcolm Cameron and D.E.P. Jackson, Saladin : the politics of the holy war ISBN: 052122358X (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982)

Philips, Jonathan, ‘The Travels of Ibn Jubayr and his View of Saladin’, in Cultural encounters during the Crusades ISBN: 9788776746599 (cased); 8776746593 (cased), ed. by Jensen, Salonen and Vogt (Odense: University Press of Southern Denmark, 2013), pp. 75–90

Richards, D., ‘Imād al-Dīn al-Isfahānī: Administrator, Littérateur and Historian’, in Crusaders and Muslims in Twelfth-Century Syria, ed. by Maya Shatzmiller (Leiden: Brill, 1993), pp. 133–46

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Relations between Christians and Muslims in the Twelfth Century

 Ailes, Marianne J., ‘The Admirable Enemy? Saladin and Saphadin in Estoire de la guerre sainte’, in Knighthoods of Christ : essays on the history of the Crusades and the Knights Templar, presented to Malcolm Barber ISBN: 9780754655275 (hbk.) : £55.00; 075465527X (hbk.) : £55.00 ed. by Norman Housley (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007), pp. 51–64  
 

Asbridge, Thomas, ‘Talking to the Enemy: The Role and Purpose of Negotiations between Saladin and Richard the Lionheart during the Third Crusade’, Journal of Medieval history. ISSN: 0304-4181, 39 (2013), 275–96

Connell, Charles W., ‘Issues of Humanity in the Rhetoric of Crusade Preaching’, in The book of nature and humanity in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance ISBN: 9782503549217 (hbk.) : £81.00, ed. by David Hawkes (Turnhout: Brepols, 2013), pp. 241–63

Diggelmann, Lindsay, ‘Of Grifons and tyrants: Anglo-Norman views of the Mediterranean world during the Third Crusade’, in Old worlds, new worlds : European cultural encounters, c.1000-c.1750 ISBN: 9782503531328 (hbk.) : £42.00; 2503531326 (hbk.) : £42.00, ed. by Bailery and Diggelmann (Turnhout: Brepols, 2009), pp. 11–30

Friedman, Yvonne, Encounter between enemies : captivity and ransom in the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem ISBN: 9004117067 (alk. paper); 9789004117068 (alk. paper) (Leiden: Brill, 2002)

— ‘Gestures of Conciliation: Peacemaking Endeavours in the Latin East’, in In laudem Hierosolymitani : studies in Crusades and medieval culture in honour of Benjamin Z. Kedar ISBN: 9780754661405 (alk. paper); 0754661407 (alk. paper), ed. by Iris Shagrir (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007), pp. 31–48

Jubb, Margaret, ‘Enemies in the Holy War but Brothers in Chivalry: The Crusaders’ View of Their Saracen Opponents’, in Aspects de l'épopée romane : mentalités, idéologies, intertextualités ISBN: 9069800918, ed. by Hans van Dijk and Willem Noomen (Groningen: Forsten, 1995), pp. 251–59   OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (hew 12/01/2018) 

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