Jean Richard (historian)


Jean Richard (historian)

Jean Richard is a leading French historian, who specializes in medieval history. He is an authority on the Crusades, and his work on the Latin missions in Asia has been qualified as "unsurpassed". ["Richard's characteristically thorough examination of the Latin mission to Asia remains unsurpassed", Peter Jackson, "The Mongols and the West", p.2.] Richard is a member of the Institut de France. He has been President of the prestigious Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres since 2002.

Publications

*"Le comté de Tripoli sous la dynastie toulousaine (1102-1187)", 1945
*"Le royaume latin de Jérusalem", 1953
*"Les ducs de Bourgogne et la formation du duché XIe-XIVe siècle", 1954 (thèse)
*"Le cartulaire de Marcigny-sur-Loire (1045-1144)", 1957 (thèse complémentaire)
*"Histoire de la Bourgogne", 1957
*"Chypre sous les Lusignans. Documents chypriotes des Archives du Vatican (XIVe et XVe siècles)", 1962
*"Simon de Saint-Quentin. Histoire des Tartares", 1965
*"L'esprit de la croisade", 1969
*"La papauté et les missions d'Orient au Moyen Âge", 1977
*"Histoire de la Bourgogne", 1978 (dir.)
*"Les récits de voyages et de pèlerinages", 1981
*"Le livre des remembrances de la Secrète du Royaume de Chypre (1468-1469)", 1983 (en coll. avec T. Papadopoullos)
*"Saint Louis, roi d'une France féodale, soutien de la Terre Sainte", 1983
* "The Crusades: c. 1071 - c. 1291" (1999), Cambridge University Press, ISBN 978-0-521-62566-1, translated by Jean Birrell
** ("Histoire des croisades", Fayard, 1996)

Notes

References

*Jackson, Peter. 2005. "The Mongols and the West, 1221-1410." The Medieval World. Harlow, England; New York: Pearson Longman.


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