HIS 340 - The Crusades

History of the crusades from the 11th century through the fall of the last Latin state in the Middle East in 1291. Discusses why crusading became a central agenda for European leaders, the theological implications of religious violence, and the significance of political and cultural exchanges between crusaders and Middle Eastern peoples.

Prerequisite(s): 6 credits in HIS.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Spring 2016