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Table of Contents Foreword i Preface by Eric Volant iii Acknowledgements ix Introduction War and Holy War 1 Chapter 1 Holy War and Sacred War 3 Chapter 2 The Hebrews and Holy War 7 Chapter 3 The Weapons of Yahweh 13 Chapter 4 From Holy War to Just War 29 Chapter 5 The Islamic Jihad 41 Chapter 6 The Crusades 51 6.1 - The Notion of Indulgence 58 6.2 - The Concept of Purgatory 62 6.3 - Chronology of the Crusades 63 Chapter 7 The Byzantine Pseudo-Crusades 71 Chapter 8 The Wars of Religion 77 Chapter 9 The Suicidal Tactics of the Germans and the Japanese 83 Conclusion Redefining Peace 93 Diagram The Notions and Relationships of Holy War 101 Bibliography 103 Index 109
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
War -- Biblical teaching.
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
War -- Religious aspects -- Islam.