Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2018

184 Pages | Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526127259

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Constructing kingship

The Capetian monarchs of France and the early Crusades

First Edition

James Naus

Published by Manchester University Press

Manchester Medieval Studies MUP

  • A popular hardback, now available in a more affordable format
  • Gives the first complete treatment of crusading history within the context of cultural and political developments in Europe
  • Provides students and researches with the first English-language overview of French royal involvement in crusading
  • Presents the material in an accessible way, and will prove useful to those looking to understand the state of the field or searching for new avenues of research