Kings of the Crusader States: Kings of Jerusalem, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, Melisende of Jerusalem, Amalric I of Jerusalem

Kings of the Crusader States: Kings of Jerusalem, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, Melisende of Jerusalem, Amalric I of Jerusalem

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Editorial Reviews - Kings of the Crusader States From the Publisher Chapters: Kings of Jerusalem, Frederick Ii, Holy Roman Emperor, Melisende of Jerusalem, Amalric I of Jerusalem, Amalric Ii of Jerusalem, Baldwin I of Jerusalem, Fulk of Jerusalem, Conradin, Guy of Lusignan, Baldwin Iii of Jerusalem, René of Anjou, Baldwin Iv of Jerusalem, Baldwin V of Jerusalem, List of Kings of Jerusalem, Conrad of Montferrat, Isabella I of Jerusalem, Sibylla of Jerusalem, Baldwin Ii of Jerusalem, Louis I of Naples, Isabella Ii of Jerusalem, Henry Ii, Count of Champagne, John of Brienne, Maria of Montferrat, René Ii, Duke of Lorraine, Hugh Iii of Cyprus, Conrad Iv of Germany, Henry Ii of Jerusalem, John Ii of Jerusalem, Kings of Jerusalem Family Tree. Excerpt: Frederick II of Hohenstaufen ( 26 December 1194 13 December 1250) was Holy Roman Emperor (King of the Romans) from his papal coronation in 1220 until his death; he was also a pretender to the title of King of the Romans from 1212 and unopposed holder of that monarchy from 1215. As such, he was King of Germany, of Italy, and of Burgundy. At the age of three he was crowned King of Sicily as a co-ruler with his mother Constance, the daughter of Roger II of Sicily. His other royal title was King of Jerusalem by virtue of marriage and his connection with the Sixth Crusade. His empire was frequently at war with the Papal States, and thus he was excommunicated twice and often vilified in pro-papal chronicles of the time. Pope Gregory IX went so far as to call him the Antichrist. He was known in his own time as Stupor mundi ("wonder of the world") and was said to speak six languages: Latin, Sicilian, German, French, Greek and Arabic. By contemporary standards, Frederick was an uncommonly avid patron of science and the arts. He was patron of the Sicilian School of poetry. His Sicilian ro... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=68974 Synopsis Chapters: Kings of Jerusalem, Frederick Ii, Holy Roman E
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9781157864004
Publisher: Books LLC
Binding: Paperback
Language: English
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 10.5 mm
Width: 150 mm
ISBN-10: 1157864007
Publisher Date: 15 Sep 2010
Height: 226 mm
No of Pages: 184
Series Title: English
Weight: 276.94 gr
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