Jerusalem in Medieval Narrative


During the early medieval period, crusading brought about new ways of writing about the city of Jerusalem in Europe. By creating texts that embellished the historical relationship between the Holy City and England, English authors endowed their nation with a reputation of power and importance. In Jerusalem in Medieval Narrative, Suzanne Yeager identifies the growth of medieval propaganda aimed at rousing interest in crusading, and analyses how fourteenth-century writers refashioned their sources to create a substantive (if ...

Jerusalem in Medieval Narrative 2016, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521877923


Jerusalem in Medieval Narrative 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521349598

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