The History of the Jews in the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem

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Clarendon Press, 1988 - 310 pages
From the Crusader conquest, massacres, and destruction in 1099, to the fall of the Latin Kingdom in 1291, Prawer vividly describes the Jewish community in Palestine: their internal organization, relation to Crusader institutions and conquerors, and attitudes toward neighboring Muslim rulers.

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On the Eve of the Crusades
The Conquest
Survival and Reconstruction

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About the author (1988)

The late Joshua Prawer was Professor of Medieval History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a world-renowned scholar of the Crusades.

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