The Invasion - Arab Chronicles Of The First Crusade

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01* *2009020120090207

By Jonathan Myerson.

The story of the First Crusade, re-imagined from the Arab point of view, using the chronicles of the period.

Small-time merchant Firuz's life is changed when his land is invaded by a rag-tag army of incomprehensible, odorous and ill-disciplined warriors from the West, fuelled by religious fanaticism.

Firuz

02 LAST* *2009020820090214

By Jonathan Myerson.

The story of the First Crusade, re-imagined from the Arab point of view, using the chronicles of the period.

Antioch is under siege from the Crusaders and the local Christian men have been expelled from the city for fear of betrayal.

But, with a little collaboration, The Stitch has a plan to end the siege.

Firuz