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The Holy War

Edited by Thomas Patrick Murphy

Frontmatter and Preface

   Introduction  Stanley J. Kahrl
   The Genesis of the Crusades: The Springs of Western Ideas of Holy War  H. E. J. Cowdrey
   Holy Warriors: The Romanseque Rider and the Fight Against Islam  Linda V. Seidel
   Early Crusade Songs  Richard L. Crocker
   Holy War and the Medieval Lawyers  James A. Brundage
   Islamic Conceptions of the Holy War  W. Montgomery Watt
   Renaissance Warfare: A Metaphor in Conflict  Thomas M. Greene
   The Holy War: Panel Discussion  Opening Remarks by Chadwick F. Alger

Notes on the Contributors and Index

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