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James A. Brundage

Professor Emeritus
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Formerly Ahmanson-Murphy Professor of Medieval European History.

PhD, Fordham University, 1950s.

History of medieval canon law, the crusades, and universities.

Selected Publications:

  • Brundage, James A. "Adhemar of Puy. The Bishop and his Critics." Speculum. 34 (1959)
  • Brundage, James A. "Cruce signari: The Rite for Taking the Cross in England." Traditio 22 (1962)
  • Brundage, James A. The Crusades, A Documentary Survey. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 1962. 
           [All the texts from this collection are now online at the Internet Medieval Sourcebook: Crusades.]
  • Brundage, James A. "The Crusade of Richard I: Two Canonical Quaestiones." Speculum 38:3 (1963): 443-452
  • Brundage, James A. ed. The Crusades, Motives and Achievements. Boston: Heath, 1964.
  • Brundage, James A. "A Note on Attestation of Crusaders' Vows." Catholic Historical Review 61 (1966)
  • Brundage, James A. "The Crusader's Wife: A Canonistic Quandry." Studia Gratiana 12 (1967)
  • Brundage, James A. "The Crusader's Wife Revisted." Studia Gratiana 14 (1967).
  • Brundage, James A. Medieval Canon Law and the Crusader. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1969.
  • Brundage, James A. "The Army of the First Crusade and the Crusade Vow: Some Reflections on a Recent Book."
            Medieval Studies 33 (1971)
  • Brundage, James A. Richard Lion Heart. New York: Scribner, 1974.
  • Brundage, James A. "Holy War and the Medieval Lawyers." The Holy War. Edited by Thomas Patrick Murphy.
            99-140. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1976.
  • Brundage, James A. "Richard the Lion Heart and Byzantium." In James A. Brundage., The Crusades, Holy War
            and Canon Law.
     Collected Studies Series, Cs 338. London: Variorum, 1991.

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