The Book of Deeds of James I of Aragon: A Translation of the Medieval Catalan Llibre Dels Fets
The "Book of Deeds" is the first known autobiography by a Christian king. Its author was James I of Aragon (1213-76), known as "The Conqueror", one of the great political figures of 13th-century Europe and a successful crusader. In his "Deeds", James describes the turbulent years of his minority, the thrilling capture of Majorca, the methodical conquest of the kingdom of V...more
Hardcover, 405 pages
Published October 1st 2003 by Ashgate Publishing
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