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Women in the Military Orders of the Crusades

  • Authors
  • Myra┬áMiranda┬áBom

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 1-6
  3. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 7-21
  4. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 23-42
  5. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 43-63
  6. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 65-75
  7. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 77-92
  8. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 93-108
  9. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 109-131
  10. Myra Miranda Bom
    Pages 133-141
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 143-230

About this book

Introduction

This study of the female members of the Order or Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem in the High Middle Ages analyses their presence in the context of female monasticism and compares their position to the position of women in other religious military orders. Introducing questions of gender into the history of the military orders.

Keywords

crusades gender history women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137088307
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-29572-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-08830-7
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