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Baldwin IV and the crusader kingdom of Jerusalem

Author: Bernard Hamilton
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed
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Baldwin IV of Jerusalem (1174-85) suffered from lepromatous leprosy, the most deadly form of the disease. This book challenges the traditional negative views of his reign and shows how, despite his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Baudouin, King of Jerusalem; Baudouin, King of Jerusalem; Balduin, Jerusalem König IV.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Hamilton
ISBN: 0521017475 9780521017473
OCLC Number: 851979057
Language Note: English.
Description: 314 pages ; 235 x 155 mm
Contents: 1. The sources for Baldwin IV's reign --
2. Baldwin's childhood --
3. The kingdom --
4. The international status of the kingdom --
5. The king's minority --
6. Western aid. William of Montferrat and Philip of Flanders --
7. The victor of Mont Gisard --
8. Prince Reynald's initiative --
9. The dying king --
10. The heirs of the leper king --
Epilogue --
Appendix : an evaluation of the leprosy of King Balwin IV of Jerusalem in the context of the medieval world, by Piers Mitchell.
Responsibility: Bernard Hamilton.

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' ... compelling ... the book stands as a gifted work and one of the best introductions to the world of the Latin East produced to date.' BBC History Magazine ' ... judicious and learned book.' The Read more...

 
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