Friday, October 16, 2009

Recently published books on Medieval History

Here is a list of a dozen books published in October and September. The links go to their pages on

The Muslims of Medieval Italy

Templars and Hospitallers as Professed Religious in the Holy Land

Lost to the West: The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization

Strange Beauty: Ecocritical Approaches to Early Medieval Landscape

Saracen Strongholds 1100-1500: The Central and Eastern Islamic Lands

After the Prophet: The Epic Story of the Shia-Sunni Split in Islam

Angevin Empire

Humphrey Duke of Gloucester: Politics and Reputation: Princely influence and memory in Fifteenth-Century England

The Saint and the Sultan: The Crusades, Islam, and Francis of Assisi's Mission of Peace

The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior: The Intersecting Lives of Da Vinci, Machiavelli, and Borgia and the World They Shaped

Towards a Shi`i Mediterranean Empire: Fatimid Egypt and the Founding of Cairo

Byzantine art