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By Hugh Kennedy

this can be a normal account of the historical past and structure of Crusader castles within the state of Jerusalem, County of Tripoli and Principality of Antioch among 1099 and 1291, the years within which the Crusaders had an everlasting presence at the Levantine coast. vast use is made from modern chronicles to teach the explanations why castles have been outfitted and the way they have been utilized in peace and struggle. The publication is totally illustrated by way of photos, drawings and plans, and encompasses a finished bibliography.

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