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through the flip of the millennium, the East Mediterranean quarter had turn into a spot of foreigners to Latin Christians dwelling in Western Europe. however, within the 11th century a number of Latin Christian pilgrims streamed towards the East and Jerusalem in anticipation of the top instances. The Apocalypse didn't materialize as a few had expected, yet as an alternative over the process the following few centuries a variety of Latin Christendom did. This growth might remodel the political, financial, and cultural panorama of either East and West and change the process Mediterranean background. This quantity provides 22 severe stories in this an important interval (1000-1500) within the improvement of the Western enlargement into the japanese Mediterranean. those works take care of economic system and exchange, migration and colonization, campaign and conquest, army orders, in addition to spiritual range and cross-cultural interplay. It encompasses a bibliography of vital works released in Western languages including an creation by means of the editor.

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The Eastern Mediterranean Frontier of Latin Christendom (The Expansion of Latin Europe, 1000-1500)

By way of the flip of the millennium, the East Mediterranean area had develop into a spot of foreigners to Latin Christians residing in Western Europe. however, within the 11th century a number of Latin Christian pilgrims streamed towards the East and Jerusalem in anticipation of the top instances. The Apocalypse didn't materialize as a few had expected, yet as an alternative over the process the following couple of centuries a ramification of Latin Christendom did.

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