The Crusades

  • Author: Hilaire Belloc
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Pages: 250 pages
  • Product Description: Details the men, Christian leadership, arms, land finances, motives, character of the Islamic enemy, heat, thirst and why the initially succeeded buy ultimately failed in freeing the Holy Land. Predicts that we still have not seen the last of the results of its 12th century failure. A disintegrating Christian Europe lies in great peril yet today from Islam whose strength may return, said Belloc in 1937, because its soul was preserved.

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