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The Conquest of Lisbon De Expugnatione Lyxbonensi by Charles Wendell David, Professor Jonathan Phillips
  

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The Conquest of Lisbon De Expugnatione Lyxbonensi by Charles Wendell David, Professor Jonathan Phillips

-- Marcus G. Bull, University of Bristol

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This source provides a superb illustration of medieval siege methods.


About the Author

Charles Wendell David (1885--1984) received a doctorate from Harvard University in 1918 and taught history at Bryn Mawr College from 1918 to 1940. In 1940 he became professor of history and the first full-time Director of Libraries at the University of Pennsylvania. Jonathan Phillips is a lecturer in medieval history at Royal Holloway College, University of London.

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Publication date

24th January 2001

Author

Charles Wendell David, Professor Jonathan Phillips

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Publisher

Columbia University Press

Format

Hardback
224 pages

Categories

European history
Early history: c 500 to c 1450/1500

ISBN

9780231121224

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