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Works Cited

Arnold, Thomas. The Legacy of Islam. London: Oxford University Press, 1931.

Atiya, Aziz S. Crusade, Commerce and Culture. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1962.

Aubrey, Elizabeth. The Music of the Troubadours. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996.

Barber, Richard. The Knight and Chivalry. Rochester: Boydell Press, 1995.

Barnie, John. War in Medieval Society. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1974.

"Blanche of Castile Instructing Her Son Louis IX," The Oxford Illustrated History of Medieval Europe. London: Guild Publishing, 1988.

Boase, TSR. Kingdoms and Strongholds of the Crusaders. New York: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1971.

Bogin, Meg. The Woman Troubadours. London: Paddlington Press Ltd., 1976.

Booher, B. "Beyond the Birthing Room: The Work of Monica Green". Duke Alumni Magazine Online. Internet. 16 Oct. 1997. Available:

Bradbury, Jim. The Medieval Archer. Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 1985.

Bradford, Ernle. The Sword and the Scimitar. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1974.

Brommer, Gerald F. Discovering Art History. 2nd ed. Worcester: Davis Publications, Inc., 1988.

Bornstein, Diane.The Lady in the Tower: Medieval Courtesy Literature for Women. Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1983.

Caviness, Madeline H. "Anchoress, Abbess, and Queen: Donor and Patrons or Intercessors and Matrons?" The Cultural Patronage of Medieval Women. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1996: 105-154.

Corfis, Ivy A. and Michael Wolfe eds. The Medieval City Under Siege. Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 1995.

De La Croix, Horst, Richard G. Tansey, and Diane Kirkpatrick. Art through the Ages. New York: Harcourt Brace College Publishers, 1991.

Erbstösser, Martin. The Crusades. Brunel House, UK: David and Charles, 1978.

Ffoulkes, Charles. The Armourer and His Craft. New York: Dover Publications, 1988.

Folda, Jaroslav, ed. Crusader Art in the Twelfth Century. Oxford: BAR, 1982.

Fox-Friedman, Jeanne. "Messianic Visions: Modern Cathedral and the Crusades." RES 25 (Spr. 1994): 77-95.

Gies, Frances and Joseph. Women in the Middle Ages. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1980.

Gombrich, E. H. The Story of Art. New York: Phaidon Publishers Inc., 1968.

Hallam, Elizabeth, ed. [1] Chronicles of the Age of Chivalry. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1987.

Hallam, Elizabeth, ed. [2] Chronicles of the Crusades: Eye-Witness Accounts of the Wars Between Christianity and Islam. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989.

Hardy, Robert. The Longbow. New York: Bois d'Arc Press, 1992

Hodges, Kenneth. "Trial by Combat Between a Man and Woman." Kenneth Hodges Homepage Online. Internet. 7 Nov. 1997. Available:

Howe, Jeffery. A Digital Archive of Architecture.Online. Internet. 2 Nov. 1997. Available:

Hurley, Victor. Arrows Against Steel. New York: Mason/Chanter, 1975.

Janson, H.W. History of Art.. Third ed. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1986.

Joinville, Jean de. The Memoirs of the Lord of Joinville. Trans. Ethel Wedgwood. New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1906.

Lynn, John A. ed. Feeding Mars: Logistics in Western Warfare from the Middle Ages to the Present. Boulder: Westview Press, 1993.

Maalouf, Amin. The Crusades Through Arab Eyes. Trans. Jon Rothschild. London: Al Saqi Book, dist. Zed Books, 1984.

McCash, June Hall. "Medieval Patronage of Medieval Women: an Overview," The Cultural Patronage of Medieval Women, Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1996: 1-49.

Naar, and Terry Jones. "Crusades" (Television Program) History Alive. The History Channel: Ann Arbor, 5 October 1997.

Nicolle, David C. Arms and Armour of the Crusading Era 1050-1350. 2 vols. New York: Kraus International Publications, 1988.

North, Anthony."Barbarians and Christians" Swords and Hilt Weapons. Ed. Anne Cope. New York: Weidenfeld and Nicolson Ltd, 1989.

----. "Swords of Islam." Swords and Hilt Weapons. Ed. Anne Cope. New York: Weidenfeld and Nicolson Ltd, 1989.

Oakeshott, R. Ewart. The Archaeology of Weapons. New York: Frederick A. Praeger Publishers, 1960.

----. Records of the Medieval Sword . Suffolk: The Boydell Press, 1991.

Parsons, John C. "Of Queens, Courts, and Books. Reflections on the Literary Patronage of Thirteen Century Plantagent Queens." The Cultural Patronage of Medieval Women. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1996: 175-201.

Piper, David. The Illustrated History of Art.. New York: Crescent Books, 1991.

Press, Alan, ed. Anthology of Troubadour Lyric Poetry. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1971.

Reese, Laura. "Female Heroes of the Crusades." Women in History Website. Online. Internet. 29 Oct. 1997. Available: http://

Reid, William. Arms Through the Ages . New York: Harper and Row, 1976.

Riley-Smith, Jonathan [1]. The Crusades: A Short History. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987.

Riley-Smith, Jonathan [2]. The Oxford Illustrated History of the Crusades. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Salisbury, Joyce. Medieval Women (Video-recording). Green Bay, Wisconsin: Center for Television Production, University of Wisconsin, 1987.

Smail, R.C. Crusading Warfare. Cambridge: University Press, 1956.

Van Vleck, Amelia. Memory and Re-Creation in Troubadour Lyric. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991.

Whigham, Peter, ed. The Music of the Troubadors. Santa Barbara: Ross-Erikson

Related Topics Within Cultural Crusades:

[Art], [Chivalry], [Music], [Women]

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