The Fourth Crusade: The Conquest of Constantinople

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University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997 - History - 357 pages
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User Review  - Abigail Hartman - Goodreads

While perhaps not the most riveting history ever written, with its dense narrative and historiographical focus, "The Fourth Crusade" is a solid read. I appreciated the authors' emphasis on contingency ... Read full review

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Only thing that it was missing that I was interested in was the reaction to the sack of Constantinople by people outside of it to the east (trebizond, seljuqs, ... anyone, really). Read full review

Contents

The Preaching and Taking of the Cross
1
The Illfated Treaty of Venice 1201
9
The Election of Boniface of Montferrat
21
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Thomas F. Madden is Associate Professor of History and Chair at Saint Louis University. He has published numerous studies on the crusades including "The Fourth Crusade: The Conquest of Constantinople" (1997) and "A Concise History of the Crusades" (1999).

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