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  • 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West

    By Roger Crowley

    Our Price: $16.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781401308506
    • Publisher: Hyperion
    • Published: August 2006
    Impeccably researched, 1453 is a vivid, intense tale of courasge and cruelty, of technological ingenuity, endurance and luck. It is also the story of this moment and the crucial link it provides inthe chain of events that connects the historic confrontations of the Mideast to the modern world. Source Notes, Bibliography, Index. B&W illus. 304p.
  • Empires of the Sea

    By Roger Crowley

    Our Price: $12.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780571298198
    • Publisher: Faber & Faber
  • Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World

    By Roger Crowley

    Our Price: $6.95 - $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812977646
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: May 2009
    In 1521, Suleiman the Magnificent, Muslim ruler of the Ottoman Empire, dispatched an invasion fleet to the Christian island of Rhodes. This would prove to be the opening shot in an epic clash between rival empires and faiths for control of the Mediterranean and the center of the world. Roger Crowley, author of 1453, presents a thrilling account of this brutal decades-long battle between Christendom & Islam for the soul of Europe, a fast-paced tale of spiraling intensity that ranges from Istanbul to the Gates of Gibraltar, featuring a wild cast of pirates, crusaders, & religious warriors struggling for supremacy & survival. 334p.

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