The modern English edition and translation is 65 pages of Latin, with an opposing-page translation.
The work, in the form of an epistolary narrative, is primarily a description of the conquest of Lisbon (October 1147) by an army of northern European crusaders during the Second Crusade. It was probably written originally as a …
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Phillips, Jonathan P.,
“ De expugnatione Lyxbonensi”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 21 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24649>