Peter of Angoulême

Peter of Angoulême (died July 1208) was Bishop of Tripoli till 1201 and Latin Patriarch of Antioch from 1201 to 1208. He was imprisoned after a rebellion against Bohemond IV of Antioch.[1] He died of thirst after he could only drink the oil of his lamp in his prison in Antioch.[2][3]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ Burgtorf 2016, p. 201.
  2. ^ Hardwicke 1969, p. 536.
  3. ^ Runciman 1989, p. 137.

Sources [ edit ]

  • Burgtorf, Jochen (2016). "The Antiochene war of succession". In Boas, Adrian J. (ed.). The Crusader World. The University of Wisconsin Press. pp. 196–211. ISBN 978-0-415-82494-1.
  • Hardwicke, Mary Nickerson (1969) [1962]. "The Crusader States, 1192-1243". In Setton, Kenneth M.; Wolff, Robert Lee; Hazard, Harry W. (eds.). A History of the Crusades, Volume II: The Later Crusades, 1189–1311 (Second ed.). Madison, Milwaukee, and London: University of Wisconsin Press. pp. 522–554. ISBN 0-299-04844-6.
  • Runciman, Steven (1989). A History of the Crusades, Volume III: The Kingdom of Acre and the Later Crusades. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-06163-6.

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