An Arab-Syrian Gentleman and Warrior in the Period of the Crusades

By: Usamah

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The life of Us?mah ibn-Munqidh epitomized the height of Arab civilization as it flourished in the period of the early Crusades. His memoirs present an uncommon non-European perspective and understanding of the military and cultural contact between East and West, Muslim and Christian. His writing is remarkable for its narrative clarity, its humanity, and its wealth of perceptive details.

Title:: An Arab-Syrian Gentleman and Warrior in the Period of the Crusades

Author:: Usamah

Categories: General Topics,

Publisher: Columbia University Press: May 2000

ISBN Number:: 0231121253

ISBN Number: 13: 9780231121255

Binding:: Paper Back

Book Condition:: New

Seller ID:: 172632