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Author Shotten-Hallel, Vardit R

Title Crusading and Archaeology Some Archaeological Approaches to the Crusades
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2020

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Description 1 online resource (433 p.)
Series Crusades - Subsidia Ser
Crusades - Subsidia Ser
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Series Information -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of contents -- Figures -- List of Tables -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Contributors -- Introduction: Current research and approaches -- Archaeologies of the crusades -- 1. The urban environment -- 2. Rural settlements and domestic life -- 3. Castles -- 4. Ecclesiastical sites -- 5. Warfare and battlefield archaeology -- 6. Art -- 7. Architecture -- 8. Material culture: Ceramics, glass, and coins -- 9. Health, death, and cemeteries -- 10. Inscriptions -- 11. Landscape -- This volume
Concluding remarks -- Notes -- 1 The two sieges and the conquest of Montfort -- The siege of May 1266 (664 H.) -- The un-ratified treaty of 1268 (666 H) -- The occupation of the castle in 1271 -- Dismantling of the castle -- The psychological importance of the occupation of Montfort on the Franks -- Notes -- 2 Revisiting the strange genesis of a technique: Radiocarbon dating of Frankish mortar -- Appendix: Casal des Plains (Arabic Yazur, Hebrew Azor) -- Notes -- 3 Convergences of interdisciplinary paths: The Hospitaller convent of San Giovanni di Prè in Genoa through historical and archa
The double church -- The hospital -- The later history of the complex -- Notes -- 4 La redécouverte de deux châteaux de l'Hôpital en Haute-Provence: Manosque et Puimoisson exhumés par les sources écrites -- Un château hérité et profondément réaménagé: Manosque -- Aspect général: Plan et organes de défense -- Organisation des espaces -- Un chantier permanent -- Châteaux hospitaliers et architecture castrale au xiiie siècle -- Un château construit ex nihilo: Puimoisson -- Un renouvellement de l'architecture fortifiée -- Notes
5 A century and a half of crusader rule in the town and lordship of Arsur -- Current state of research -- Sources and methods -- Topography and development of the town of Arsur according to historical sources -- Historical foundations of the dominion -- Natural landscapes -- Early Islamic period -- Town -- Hinterland -- Crusader period -- Town -- Hinterland -- Mamluk period -- Town -- Hinterland -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 6 Bread for all: Double-chambered baking ovens in castles of the military orders -- Le Crac des Chevaliers (Syria), Le Chastellet
Le Crac des Chevaliers (Qalʿat al- Ḥuṣn, Syria) -- Le Chastellet du Gué de Jacob (Vadum Jacob/Ateret/Bayt al-Aḥzan, Israel) -- Belvoir (Coquet/Kokhav ha-Yarden/Kawkab al-Hawā, Israel) -- Arsur (Apollonia-Arsuf, Israel) -- The use of the upper chambers -- The use of the lower chambers -- A short description of bread making -- Capacity of ovens and working surface -- Discussion: Double-chambered baking ovens -- Notes -- 7 Radiographie du Tombeau des Patriarches -- L'invention (1119) -- L'apport des récits de pèlerinages et autres témoignages postérieurs (1153-1660)
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Les données archéologiques (1923-1981)
Form Electronic book
Author Weetch, Rosie
ISBN 9781351390347
1351390341