The Popes and the Baltic Crusades

The Popes and the Baltic Crusades
Author : Iben Fonnesberg-Schmidt
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 287
Release : 2007
ISBN 10 : 9789004155022
ISBN 13 : 9004155023
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Popes and the Baltic Crusades Book Description:

"The Popes and the Baltic Crusades" examines the formulation of papal policy on the crusades and missions in the Baltic region in the central Middle Ages and analyses why and how the crusade concept was extended from the Holy Land to the Baltic region.


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