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 Historia Francorum qui ceperunt Iherusalem
(1,204 words)

History of the Franks who captured Jerusalem

Raymond of Aguilers

Date: Approx. 1101

Original Language: Latin


The Historia Francorum qui ceperunt Iherusalem, almost 100 pages of Latin text, was probably completed about 1101. Raymond of Aguilers does not mention the death of Count Raymond at Tripoli in 1105, suggesting he had completed his work before that date. Another crusade historian, Fulcher of Chartres (q.v.), …

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Packard, Barbara, “ Historia Francorum qui ceperunt Iherusalem”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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