THE CATHARS: The Rise and Fall of the Great Heresy
Flourishing principally in Languedoc and Italy, the Cathars taught that the world is evil and must be transcended through a simple life of prayer, work, fasting, and nonviolence. Alarmed by the success of Catharism, the Church launched the Albigensian Crusade against them, as recounted here. Import.
Publisher: Pocket Essentials
Item #: 4531477