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Robert the Monk's History of the First Crusade = Historia Iherosolimitana

Author: Robert, of Reims; Carol Sweetenham
Publisher: New York ; London : Routledge, 2016. ©2005
Series: Crusade texts in translation, 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first English translation of Robert the Monk's Historia Iherosolimitana, a Latin prose chronicle describing the First Crusade. In addition to providing new and unique information on the Crusade (Robert claims to have been an eyewitness of the Council of Clermont in 1095), its particular interest lies in the great popularity it enjoyed in the Middle Ages."--Jacket.
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Robert, of Reims, 12th cent.
Robert the Monk's History of the First Crusade.
Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2005
(OCoLC)607629430
Named Person: Robert, f Reims; Robert, of Reims
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert, of Reims; Carol Sweetenham
ISBN: 9780754658627 0754658627
OCLC Number: 1013462664
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Description: ix, 243 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: The textual history of the Historia Iherosolimitana --
Robert and the Gesta Francorum --
Robert's relationship with other sources and value as a historical source --
Robert as author : the theologian, the historiographer, and the storyteller --
Principles of translation --
Sermo apologeticus --
Prologue --
Book I : the Council of Clermont and the Crusade of Peter the Hermit : November 1095-October 1096 --
Book II : the journey to Constantinople and negotiations there : October 1096-April 1097 --
Book III : Nicaea, Dorylaeum, and the arrival at Antioch : May 1097-October 1097 --
Book IV : the siege of Antioch : October 1097-February 1098 --
Book V : events leading to the fall of Antioch : February 1098-June 1098 --
Book VI : the Christians besieged in Antioch : June 1098 --
Book VII : victory at Antioch : June 1098-October 1098 --
Book VIII : from Antioch to Jerusalem : November 1098-June 1099 --
Book IX : the fall of Jerusalem and the battle of Ascalon : June 1099-August 1099 --
The supposed letter from Alexius Comnenus to Robert, Count of Flanders --
The letter from the Patriarch of Jerusalem and other bishops to the churches of the West.
Series Title: Crusade texts in translation, 11.
Other Titles: Historia Hierosolymitana.
Historia Iherosolimitana
Responsibility: translated by Carol Sweetenham.
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"This is the first English translation of Robert the Monk's Historia Iherosolimitana, a Latin prose chronicle describing the First Crusade. In addition to providing new and unique information on the Crusade (Robert claims to have been an eyewitness of the Council of Clermont in 1095), its particular interest lies in the great popularity it enjoyed in the Middle Ages."--Jacket.

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