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A Most Holy War: The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for Christendom Mark Gregory Pegg

A Most Holy War: The Albigensian Crusade and the Battle for Christendom

Mark Gregory Pegg

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ISBN : 9780195171310
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253 pages
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Peggs narrative of the massacres of the crusades against the Albigenses and Cathars looks at the periods fervour for cleansing the world of heresy, and the fear that Christendom was being eaten away by heretics. He argues that this holy war changedMorePeggs narrative of the massacres of the crusades against the Albigenses and Cathars looks at the periods fervour for cleansing the world of heresy, and the fear that Christendom was being eaten away by heretics. He argues that this holy war changed Western civilization and led to the creation of the Inquisition.