Feature Queens of the Crusades As promoters, propagandists, patrons and warriors, women were everywhere during the Crusades. Helen J. Nicholson | Published in History Today Volume 73 Issue 8 August 2023 Detail of a miniature of the meeting between Alexander and the Amazons in the French manuscript Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre, c. 1420. British Library. Public Domain. To continue reading this article you will need to purchase access to the online archive. Buy Online Access Buy Print & Archive Subscription If you have already purchased access, or are a print & archive subscriber, please ensure you are logged in. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any problems.