Cathar Country

Cathar Country Despite the diverse nature of Cathar Country it has conserved an uncommon unity due to its history It was on these lands of the langue d oc between Gascony the Pyrenees the Mediterranean and the

  • Title: Cathar Country
  • Author: Michele Aue Juliette Freyche
  • ISBN: 9782911515767
  • Page: 332
  • Format: Paperback
  • Despite the diverse nature of Cathar Country, it has conserved an uncommon unity due to its history It was on these lands, of the langue d oc, between Gascony, the Pyrenees, the Mediterranean and the Massif Central that Catharism spread in the 12th century At first fought on the terrain of the doctrine, this dualist Christianity, treated as a heresy, was at the origin ofDespite the diverse nature of Cathar Country, it has conserved an uncommon unity due to its history It was on these lands, of the langue d oc, between Gascony, the Pyrenees, the Mediterranean and the Massif Central that Catharism spread in the 12th century At first fought on the terrain of the doctrine, this dualist Christianity, treated as a heresy, was at the origin of the crusade against the Albigensians It was than a century before the religious and political powers managed to put an end to this movement Meanwhile, the Languedoc had been integrated into the kingdom of France At the heart of the former fiefdoms of the Counts of Toulouse and Foix or the Viscounts Trencavel, what castle, what village, what abbey, what town does not hold, in the innermost recesses of its walls, memories of these tragic events, but also that of an Occitan culture that the troubadours portrayed so well through song

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    2 thoughts on “Cathar Country

    1. Michele Aue Juliette Freyche Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Cathar Country book, this is one of the most wanted Michele Aue Juliette Freyche author readers around the world.

    2. Awesome tome about the Cathar region of Southwest France- the history of the religion, crusades, Inquisition, castles, abbeys, citadels, Canal du Midi. A 100 percent must for anyone traveling to the region, but wait until you arrive to buy a copy. Cheaper and more meaningful to read along as you travel. Brilliant and fascinating!

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