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10 books about the Crusades

Pick up one of these featured titles on the Crusades in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on the Crusades. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

God's Battalions: The Case for the Crusades by Rodney Stark

Category: Church History

This book was published 11 years ago by HarperOne and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

The Crusades: The Authoritative History of the War for the Holy Land by Thomas Asbridge

Category: Church History

This book was published 10 years ago by Ecco and takes approximately 26.1 hours to read.

The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors by Dan Jones

Category: Popes & the Vatican

This book was published 3 years ago by Penguin Books and takes approximately 14.9 hours to read.

The Concise History of the Crusades (Critical Issues in World and International History) by Thomas F. Madden

Category: Church History

This book was published 8 years ago by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers and takes approximately 8.8 hours to read.

Queens of the Crusades: England's Medieval Queens Book Two by Alison Weir

Category: United States

This book was published this year by Ballantine Books and takes approximately 18.7 hours to read.

The Crusades: A History by Jonathan Riley-Smith

Category: Africa

This book was published 16 years ago by Yale University Press and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

The History of the Medieval World: From the Conversion of Constantine to the First Crusade by Susan Wise Bauer

Category: United States

This book was published 11 years ago by W. W. Norton & Company and takes approximately 25.6 hours to read.

The Book of Contemplation: Islam and the Crusades (Penguin Classics) by Usama ibn Munqidh

Category: Church History

This book was published 13 years ago by Penguin Classics and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

Face Masks In One Lesson by Allan Stevo

Category: Health, Fitness & Dieting

This book was published last year by Crafting 52 and takes approximately 13.0 hours to read.

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades) by Robert Spencer

Category: History

This book was published 16 years ago by Regnery Publishing and takes approximately 9.0 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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