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Journeys Toward God
Pilgrimage and Crusade

Edited by Barbara N. Sargent-Baur

Journeys Toward God
Hardback, 241 pages £62.00
Published: 1992
ISBN: 9781879288034
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Paperback, 241 pages £27.50
Published: 1992
ISBN: 9781879288041
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Subjects: Literary Studies, Medieval Institute Publications, Medieval Studies
Series: Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Culture, Studies in Medieval Culture

Published in cooperation with the Medieval and Renaissance Studies program at the University of Pittsburgh, this collection of essays is drawn from a conference held at the University of Pittsburgh on October 27-28, 1988. The essays explore the interconnectedness of pilgrimage and crusade, and the central role of these enterprises for the history of European society and thought. . . .--from the Preface

Preface by Barbara N. Sargent-Baur Pilgrimage and Crusade Literature by J.G. Davies Pilgrimage and Sacral Power by Robert Worth Frank, Jr. Journeys to the Center of the Earth: Medieval and Renaissance Pilgrimages to Mount Calvary by Dorothea R. French Stephen of Cloyes, Philip Augustus, and the Children's Crusade of 1212 by Gary Dickson Militia Dei: A Central Concept for the Religious Ideas of the Early Crusades and the German Rolandslied by Horst Richter Christian and Moors in Ay Jherusalem! by Donna M. Rogers The Letter of Jean Sarrasin, Crusader by Jeanette M.A. Beer Crusade Propaganda in the Epic Cycles of the Crusade by Robert Francis Cook The Siege of Jerusalem As a Crusading Poem by Mary Hamel Structural Convergence of Pilgrimage and Dream-Vision in Christine de Pizan by Susan Stakel Isabel of Portugal and the Fifteenth-Century Burgundian Crusade by Charity Cannon Willard

Barbara N. Sargent-Baur is professor emeritus of the French & Italian Literature and Languages Department at the University of Pittsburgh.

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 Hardback , 241 pages

 Paperback , 241 pages

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 Medieval Institute Publications


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