The Cross and the State: Christopher Tyerman, Author of a New History of the Crusading Movement, Explains Why He Believes the Crusades Were Important in Shaping the Ideology and Fiscal and Political Structures of the Secular State Tyerman, Christopher.
History Today, Vol. 56, No. 9, September 2006
The Call of the Crusades: An Idea Promoted by Pope Urban II at the End of the 11th Century Continues to Resonate in Modern Politics. Jonathan Phillips Traces the 800-Year History of 'Crusade' and Its Power as a Concept That Shows No Sign of Diminishing Phillips, Jonathan.
History Today, Vol. 59, No. 11, November 2009
When Christendom Pushed Back: Present-Day Revisionism Inaccurately Portrays the Crusades as the Lashing out of Narrow-Minded Christian Bigots against the Peace-Loving, Intellectually Advanced Muslims Duke, Selwyn.
The New American, Vol. 26, No. 4, February 15, 2010