Geoffrey Hindley



Geoffrey Hindley (1935-2014), educated at Kingswood School, Bath and University College Oxford, was a lecturer and writer. He was three times an invited participant at the International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University; was visiting associate professor at the University of Florida, Gainesville; and lectured in Europe and America on European culture,
medieval social history and Magna Carta, and the history of music. From 1994 to 2000 he taught English civilization at the University of Le Havre. Right up until his death he was co-president of the Society for the History of Medieval Technology and Science of Oxford and London.

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A Brief History of the Crus...

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A Brief History of the Angl...

3.44 avg rating — 248 ratings — published 2006 — 6 editions
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Saladin: Hero Of Islam

3.84 avg rating — 181 ratings — published 1976 — 6 editions
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Medieval Sieges  Siegecraft

3.58 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2009 — 10 editions
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A Brief History of the Magn...

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The Royal Families of Europe

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The Larousse Encyclopedia o...

4.19 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1971 — 11 editions
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England in the Age of Caxton

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The Book Of Houses

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Castles Of Europe

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“The ability to inspire rather than enforce loyalty is a critical quality of leadership.”
Geoffrey Hindley, Saladin: Hero Of Islam

“.. The slaughter lasted the best part of two days. When it was over, the crusade leaders went in solemn procession to the church of the Holy Sepulchre to give thanks to God'' !!”
Geoffrey Hindley, A Brief History of the Crusades: Islam and Christianity in the Struggle for World Supremacy

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