And the battle of Nish.
Book note on John France's seminal "Victory in the East"
First entry from my "Atlas of Crusader Military History." Peter the Hermit preaches the crusade in northern France, and marches from Cologne, through Hungary, to Nish, including the siege of Zemun, and the crossing of the Sava River.
This is a link to a list of web sites and blogs that focus on the crusades. If readers know of any others, please let me know and I'll add them to the list.
Discussion of the meaning and possible origins of the term Saracen, which was widely used by crusaders as an ethnic term for Muslims of the Middle East.
How to join the Crusading Warfare group on Facebook.
Video Introducing my new Web research project on the military history of the crusades.