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 Historia Hierosolymitana
(1,635 words)

Gesta Francorum Iherusalem peregrinantium

The Jerusalem historyThe deeds of the Franks on pilgrimage to Jerusalem

Fulcher of Chartres

Date: 1101-27

Original Language: Latin


The Historia Hierosolymitana is an important historical text in two chief respects. First, alongside the anonymous Gesta Francorum et aliorum Hierosolimitanorum (q.v.) and Raymond of Aguiler’s (q.v.) Liber, it is one of the three so-called ‘eyewitness’ Latin narratives of t…

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Bull, Marcus, “ Historia Hierosolymitana”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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