Foss, Michael

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People of the First Crusade
The Truth About the Christian-Muslim War Revealed
By Michael Foss
(Arcade Publishing)
Near the end of the eleventh century, Western Europe was in turmoil, beset by invasions from both north and south, by the breakdown of law and order, and by the laxity and ignorance of the clergy. Searching for a way out of the increasing anarchy, Pope Urban II launched an army of knights and peasants... [READ MORE]
The Search for Cleopatra
The True Story of History's Most Intriguing Woman
By Michael Foss
(Arcade Publishing)
Cleopatra is wreathed by so many outsized myths that it is sometimes difficult to tell the woman from the legend. For centuries, historians have scarcely deviated from the occidental, Horatian portrayal of an Eastern temptress bent on bringing down the great men of Rome. Michael Foss looks through and... [READ MORE]
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