The Resource Sea of faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world, Stephen O'Shea, (electronic resource)

Sea of faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world, Stephen O'Shea, (electronic resource)

Label
Sea of faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world
Title
Sea of faith
Title remainder
Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world
Statement of responsibility
Stephen O'Shea
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the best-selling author of The Perfect Heresy, and in the spirit of Barbara Tuchman's A Distant Mirror, a rich narrative account of the millennium of religious wars that destroyed the Byzantine Empire while shaping the Muslim/Christian conflict that haunts us still. The Medieval Mediterranean was a sea of two faiths: Christianity and Islam. Though bitter rivals, they shared a common history. Here are the epochal moments during that 1000-year struggle: the fall of the Christian Middle East at Yarmuk, Martel's "wall of ice" at Poitiers, Byzantium's rout at Manzikert, all the way through to S
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Shea, Stephen
Dewey number
909/.09822
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
DE84
LC item number
.O84 2006a
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East and West
  • Battles
  • Battles
  • East and West
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Islamic Empire
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Islamic Empire
  • Mediterranean Region
Label
Sea of faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world, Stephen O'Shea, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F93A999A-36AC-4A6A-B40F-0D0CF2DC2B5A
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-394) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Yarmuk 636 -- Poitiers 732 -- Cordoba -- Manzikert 1071 -- Palermo and Toledo -- Hattin 1187 -- Las Navas de Tolosa 1212 -- The sea of faith -- Constantinople 1453 and Kostantiniyye -- Malta 1565
Control code
ocn659391957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 411 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926685793
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F93A999A-36AC-4A6A-B40F-0D0CF2DC2B5A
System control number
(OCoLC)659391957
Label
Sea of faith : Islam and Christianity in the medieval Mediterranean world, Stephen O'Shea, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F93A999A-36AC-4A6A-B40F-0D0CF2DC2B5A
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-394) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Yarmuk 636 -- Poitiers 732 -- Cordoba -- Manzikert 1071 -- Palermo and Toledo -- Hattin 1187 -- Las Navas de Tolosa 1212 -- The sea of faith -- Constantinople 1453 and Kostantiniyye -- Malta 1565
Control code
ocn659391957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 411 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926685793
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F93A999A-36AC-4A6A-B40F-0D0CF2DC2B5A
System control number
(OCoLC)659391957

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