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FIRST CRUSADE


Popes Urbans speech in Clermont (Burgundy)
(Pope Gregory's speech 21 years earlier had been unsuccessful.)

Purpose of the speech: LIBERATE JERUSALEM
He persuaded them by saying their sins would be forgiven if they go on the Crusade.

-He offered the knights an alternative as going on the Crusade…

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-Hated brother Duqaq and FEARED Kerbogha.

ANTIOCH- ALSO RIDWAN
-Used to be a Byzantine city
Governon was Yaghi Siyan

YAGHI SIYAN BETRAYED RIDWAN IN A WAR AGAINGST DUQAR AND
NOW RAN ANTIOCH ON HIS OWN- DISUNITY.

DAMASCUS- DUQAQ ->SELJUK PRINCE (RIDWANS BROTHER)
-Hated brother Ridwan and FEARED KERBOGHA.

JERUSALAM- IFTIKHAR…

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1ST SEIGE OF ANTIOCH

1) Crusaders took up positions outside of Antioch
2) Tower of Malregard was built (MILITAIRY SKILL) Tower allowed them to see
into Antioch
3) Fleets stopped sailing from Cyprus
4) BOHEMOND and ROBERT OF FLANDERS had to go Forage for food. Which
lead to the FORAGING…

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It started by the Muslims capture of Edessa
Pope Eugenuis DIDN'T get a response
The FRENCH KING LOUIS wore the Cross which convinced his men
The response was created by the combination of Kings, Monks and the Pope.
The Byzantine Empire DIDN'T want an involvement
The GERMAN KING CONRAD was…

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3) On 28th July the CRUSADES decided to abandon their easy part of the city to
attacked and moved to a different position (LACK OF MILITAIRY SKILL)
4) They quickly ran out of food but were unable to return to their original
position.
5) The Muslims were bringing reinforcements closer…

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- The response was the greatest since 1095 [first crusade]
-HENRY OF ENGLAND, PHILIP OF FRANCE AND Emperor FREDERICK BARBAROSSA
OF GERMANY all vowed to take the cross.
-Crusade took two years to take off.

BEFORE THE CRUSADE ..

BATTLE OF HATTIN

1) July 1187 Crusaders decided to camp out…

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RICHARDS MARCHES TO JERUSALEM

1) March began in late October and by January the army was 15 miles away from
Jerusalem. (Jaffa was 50 miles from Jerusalem.
2) RICHARD was being cautious ensuring that the supply lines weren't attacked
or ruined.
3) When getting close to Jerusalem the Crusaders realised…

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