Denmark and the Crusades

Denmark and the Crusades
Author : Janus Møller Jensen
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 399
Release : 2007
ISBN 10 : 9789004155794
ISBN 13 : 9004155791
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

This ground-breaking study of the role of crusading in late-medieval and early modern Denmark argues that crusading had a tremendous impact on political and religious life in Scandinavia all through the Middle Ages, which continued long after the Reformation ostensibly should have put an end to its viability within Protestant Denmark.