Review Date:9 May 2013
In comparison with the many recently published one-volume histories of the crusade movement, Malcolm Barber has undertaken a relatively modest task: a history of the crusader states from the time of the First Crusade (1096–1109) to the end of the Third (1187–92).
Review Date:12 Apr 2018
For generations of historians, the fall of the Christian-held city of Acre to the Mamluk forces of al-Ashraf Khalil in 1291 brought about the end of the crusading era.
Review Date:28 Jun 2018
History has not been kind to the reputation of Pope Honorius III (1216–27).