This penetrating narrative history of the Crusades is a compelling study of those epic conflicts of so many centuries ago. Armstrong explores their origins in Judaism, Christianity and Islam and reveals ominous links and parallels between those clashes and the complex and violent rivalries that exist in the Middle East today. 6 maps.

Holy War 1992, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385241946

Anchor Books edition

Trade paperback

Holy War 1991, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385241939

In the USA edition


Holy War 1988, MacMillan Publishing Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780333445440

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