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Massacre at Montségur

ZoГ© Oldenbourg

Massacre at Montségur

by ZoГ© Oldenbourg

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Albigenses,
  • Languedoc (France) -- History,
  • Montségur (France)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementa history of the Albigensian Crusade. Translated from the French by Peter Green.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 420 p.
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16785193M

    Massacre at Montsegur: A History of the Albiegensian Crusade Zoe Oldenbourg In Pope Innocent III called for a Crusade—this time, against a country of fellow Christians. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    It culminated in at the mountain fortress of Montsegur with the massacre of the Cathars, or "pure ones"--A faith more ancient than Catholicism. At stake was not only the growth of this rival religion right in the heart of the Catholic Church's territory, but also the very survival of the Languedoc itself as an autonomous and independent region of France. The Albigensian Crusade or the Cathar Crusade (–; French: Croisade des albigeois, Occitan: Crosada dels albigeses) was a year military campaign initiated by Pope Innocent III to eliminate Catharism in Languedoc, in southern Crusade was prosecuted primarily by the French crown and promptly took on a political flavour, resulting in not only a significant reduction in the Location: Languedoc, France.

    : Massacre at Montsegur: A History of the Albigensian Crusade () by Oldenbourg, Zoé and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books 4/5(). Thus began the Albigensian Crusade, which culminated in at the mountain fortress of Montsegur with the massacre of the Cathars, or "pure ones"--a faith more ancient than Roman Catholicism. This fascinating history captures all the drama of a conflict that threatened not only a religion but the very survival of the Languedoc itself as an /5(2).


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Massacre at Montsegur is a very well-written account of a difficult period in history. The book is extremely detailed and would be best for the student of the Albiegensian Crusade rather than the general reader.

Nevertheless, this book illustrates the dominance-at-all-cost of the Catholic Church, which is frightening, illuminating and by: 4. Massacre at Montségur: A History of the Albigensian Crusade. In Pope Innocent III called for a Crusade - this time against a country of fellow Christians.

The new enemy: Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse, one of the greatest princes in Christendom, premier baron of all the territories in southern France where the langue d'oc was spoken.4/5. Massacre at Montsegur is a very well-written account of a difficult period in history.

The book is extremely detailed and would be best for the student of the Albiegensian Crusade rather than the general reader. Nevertheless, this book illustrates the dominance-at-all-cost of the Catholic Church, which is frightening, illuminating and important.4/5(31).

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MASSACRE AT MONTSEGUR is a history of the church of Rome's persecution of `heretics' in Languedoc from early () to mid () 13th Century. First published in Oldenbourg's book remains current, and it is both scholarly and extremely by: 4.

The Massacre at Béziers refers to the slaughter of the inhabitants during the sack of Béziers, an event that took place on 22 Julyand was the first major military action of the Albigensian Crusade Background.

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Montségur (Languedocien: Montsegur) is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France. It is famous for its fortification, the Château de Montségur, that was built on the "pog" (mountain) on the ruins of one of the last strongholds of the present fortress on the site, though described as one of the "Cathar castles," is from a later issement: Pamiers.

So began the Albigensian Crusade (named after the French town of Albi), which was to culminate in with the massacre of Cathars at the mountain fortress of Montsegur.

This Crusade was the Catholic Church's response to the rapid growth of a rival Christian religion in the very heart of Christendom - the religion of the Cathars (or 'pure ones').

Massacre at Montségur: a history of the Albigensian Crusade. [Zoé Oldenbourg] -- In the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, the Cathar religious cult spread like an epidemic through the entire Mediterranean world, penetrating all classes, dividing families, alarming the Roman.

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The new enemy was Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse, one of the greatest princes in Western Christendom, premier.