[E–pub Download] A Most Holy War: The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for Christendom (Pivotal Moments in World History)
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kindle pc editionsPC editions ASIN 0195004566 The Pursuit of the Millennium Revolutionary Millenarians and Mystical Anarchists of the Middle Ages Revised and Expanded Edition does not allow blow ps of maps or does not facilitate acess to footnote content and page numbers You would think the leader in this industry would be on to this before any one else Apparently not It s hard to believe that may be an nprofessional marketeer who putting out junk ebooks to separate the rubes from their money with a gimmick and then push them out the door and say move on It s also time to stop putting free ebooks out that look like raw NSA ciphers random symbols punctuation marks and letters the product of a This informative and painfully insightful history of the persecution of one brand of Chri. Accounts of ordinary men and women remembering what it was like to live through such brutal times bring the story vividly to life Pegg argues that generations of historians and novelists have misunderstood the crusade they assumed it was a war against the Cathars the most famous heretics of the Middle Ages The Cathars Pegg reveals never existed He further shows how a millennial fervor about cleansing the world of heresy coupled with "a fear that Christendom was being eaten away from within by heretics who looked no different than other Christians made the "fear that Christendom was being eaten away from within by heretics who looked no different than other Christians made the sieges and massacres of the crusade almost apocalyptic in their cruel intensity In responding to this fea. A Most Holy War The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for ChristendomWhat good is a book if you can t read it What good is *the wissenschaft in the footnotes if you can t get to them Other than that this * wissenschaft in the footnotes if you can t get to them Other than that this has engaging prose putting forth an interesting case in my favorite subject However when I paid for the Kindle PC edition there were no disclaimers such as maps too small to read and no way to blow them p or footnotes which are essential for intelligently following the bona fides and details of the author s argument are not linked and reuire trouble than print edition to get to The author raises serious issues in academia overall as to the collection and analysis of facts and supports the position that facts actually exist without the ideological re orientation from the Howard Zinn politicist historians His work concerns an important phase of Western intellectual history and the power of ideas in society It would be nice to have the book in an accessible form to get at this hard workI bought the ebook for a reason The is the 21st century and I got tired of carrying my 5000. In January of a papal legate was murdered on the banks of the Rhone in southern France A furious Pope Innocent was murdered on the banks of the Rhone in southern France A furious Pope Innocent accused heretics of the crime and called pon all Christians to exterminate heresy between the Garonne and Rhone rivers a vast region now known as Languedoc in a great crusade This most holy war the first
in which Christians were promised salvation for killing other Christians lasted twenty bloody years it was a long savagewhich Christians were promised salvation for killing other Christians lasted twenty bloody years it was a long savage for the soul of ChristendomIn A Most Holy War historian Mark Pegg has produced a swift moving gripping narrative of this horrific crusade drawing in part on thousands of testimonies collected by inuisitors in the years to These.
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arrived in excellent condition it should have done and at an excellent price Cumbersome but interesting if you are into history This is where Christianity was in the 13th century and where much of Islam is today I certainly hope that it doesn t take another 800 years for things to change Fantastic book for both the historian and laymen easy to read with excellent bibliography and otations easily the best volume I have found on this subject and bang Graveyard Shift up to date research Two modern historians Robert Moore and Mark Gregory Pegg have revolutionized ournderstanding of medieval heresy and its context As Robert Moore said in his The War on Heresy every work on the subject between c1250 and c2000 has been based pon a fundamentally false premise Moore and Pegg have done a marvellous job of revisionism that is a model for all historians in every field A Most Holy War is a part of this complete re construction of the Albigensian episode Anyone interested in the Middle Ages should read this boo. R with a holy genocidal war Innocent III fundamentally changed how Western civilization dealt with individuals accused of corrupting society This fundamental change Pegg argues led directly to the creation of the inuisition the rise of an anti Semitism dedicated to the violent elimination of Jews and even the holy violence of the Reconuista in Spain and in the New World in the fifteenth century All derive their divinely sanctioned slaughter from the Albigensian CrusadeHaunting and immersive A Most Holy War opens an important new perspective on a truly pivotal moment in world history a first and distant foreshadowing of the genocide and holy violence in the modern wor.This Arrived In Excellent Condition