Crusades

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1st crusade

Lasted from 1096-1099 France and Germany it ended with decisive crusader victory. Captured jerulem by Christians. This happened in the holy land. Why? The Byzantine empower Alexis asked the Europeans for help against the Turks.


2nd crusades

Lasted from 1147 - 1149. Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem on the side towards Mesopotamia, was taken by the Turks it took place in the holy lands.


3rd crusade

in 1189, the Third Crusade was called because of the Muslim recapture of Jerusalem in 1187 and the defeat of Palestinian knights at Hittin. It took place in jerusleum and the holy land


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