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families of Outremer the feudal nobility of theCrusader Kingdom of Jerusalem, 99-1291. by Sir Steven Runciman

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Published by Athlone P in London .
Written in English

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SeriesCreighton lectures in history;1959
The Physical Object
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20711084M

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