Languedoc Home    Introduction     to See    to Do    Holidays     Langudoc Wine     Languedoc Life    Getting There    Property      History   Geography   Weather 
Cathars of the Languedoc    Cathar Castles    Languedoc Mysteries    Languedoc Books    Languedoc Photos    Articles    Emergencies    Languedoc Guides    More Information

Troubadours ( The Name in Occitan. Trobadors):   Extracts from the Song of the Crusade

The Song of the Crusade, (La Chanson de la Croisade) is an Occitan poem dealing with the first part of the Catholic crusader wars against the people of the Languedoc in the thirteenth century. It is also, more accurately, referred to as the Song of the Cathar Wars.
For information about the poem visit a page specifically on the Song of the Cathar Wars
For extracts from the Song of the Cathar Wars in the original Occitan along with a translation in English, visit pages on
Up a level to the main page on the Troubadours
Languedoc Home     About this Site     Site Map     Links     Contact Webmaster     Copyright and Legal     Search site for: 
The Languedoc: property,holidays,climate,naturist beaches,wildlife,wines,history,geography and Cathar castles: the Languedoc Home Page
 Level 1 -  Languedoc Home Page: Languedoc climate & weather, holidays & vacations, tourism & travel, naturism and naturist beaches,property & accomodation, Cathars & cathar castles, food & wine, history & geography, French sports & games, mountains & and lakes, and everyday life in the Languedoc-Roussillon in the South of France.
 Level 2 - Click here to go back to the main page on the significance of the Counts of Toulouse and the Cross of Toulouse.
 Level 3 - Click here to go back to the main page on the Troubadours.
 Level 4 - Languedoc website. You are at level 4.
 Level 5 - Languedoc links not available from here.

Extract from the Song of the Cathar Crusades