Willelmus Tyrensis, Guillaume de Tyr Date of Birth: about 1130 Place of Birth: Jerusalem Date of Death: 29 September, 1184, 1185, or 1186 Place of Death: Unknown, though almost certainly somewhere in the Kingdom of Jerusalem
William was born in Jerusalem, the crusader capital, around the year 1130, probably to a non-noble family of burgess stock. When he was about 15, he went to western Europe to be educa…
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“William of Tyre”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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