By James M. Powell

James M. Powell right here bargains a brand new interpretation of the 5th Crusade's old and social impression, and a richly lucrative view of lifestyles within the 13th century. Powell addresses such questions because the measure of renowned curiosity within the crusades, the non secular weather of the interval, the social constitution of the club of the campaign, and the consequences of the recruitment attempt at the consequence.

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21. Pixton, "Anwerbung," esp. 168; PL, 216:822. For mention of another German preacher, Theobald, see RegestaRegniHierosolymitani, 2:58. 22. PL, 216:238. 23. , 1:2: 389 (June 20, 1215), 447 (March 1216). 24. PL, 216:823. 25. , 1:2:525-26; see also Pixton, "Anwerbung," 181. 26. , 1:1:271 and n. 1; Rudebusch, AnteilNiedersachsens, p. 50; Hauck, Kirchengeschichte Deutschlands, 4:775, n. 1; Pixton, "Anwerbung," 170. 27. Pixton, "Anwerbung," 170. 28. Kempf, "Das Rommersdorfer Briefbuch"; Pixton, "Anwerbung," 176.

47. PL, 216:828-30; DHGE, 2: 357; Foreville, Latmn, 247. 48. Roscher, Innocenz III, 137-38, 143. 49. Rodenberg, 1:161-62. 50. PL, 216:830. " 51. PL, 216:831-32. 52. , 830-31. 53. , 831. 54. Roscher, Innocenz III, 287. Evidence to support this view is found in the summary of another letter written by Innocent to al-'Adil shortly after the Lateran Council. He asks that nuntii should be chosen to carry apostolic letters to the sultan, "and, if they can they should enter into a peace with him" if he would be willing to restore the Holy Land to the Christians; Theiner, Vetem monumenta slavorum, 1:64.

679—84. 4. " 5. " This article represents a preliminary stage in my research, but it is useful for certain of its arguments and its citation of the literature. 6. " 7. " 8. There are numerous studies of crusade participation by German, French, Italian, English, and other crusaders. Those dealing with the Fifth Crusade have been listed in the bibliography. Jahrhundtrt. 9. Special studies may be found in the bibliography, but see especially Etienne Delaruelle, L'idee de croisade au moyen age, which contains the important essays written by this scholar on the ideological development of the idea of crusade.

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