Duke Of Swabia Gallery
Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items
Choose from 3 pictures in our Duke Of Swabia collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.
Frederick I, Barbarossa, 12th century Holy Roman Emperor, 13th century
Frederick I, Barbarossa, 12th century Holy Roman Emperor, 13th century. Frederick, Duke of Swabia (c1123-1190), succeeded his uncle Conrad III as Holy Roman Emperor in 1152. He fought several wars in Italy against forces loyal to the Pope in an unsuccessful attempt to re-establish imperial control. In 1189 Frederick joined the Third Crusade, but was drowned attempting to cross a river in Anatolia. From History of the Third Crusade by Robert de Saint Remy
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