The 4th Crusade

Why Byzantium+West were so hostile towards each other c1200
Byzantium seen as cultural elite+West “shaggy haired axemen”.
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Explain why a crusade was launched 1198? examples
Temporary breakdown in Treaty of Jaffa,Succession crisis HRE
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Explain why pope Innocent III called the 3rd Crusade?
Assert his authority, To unite all Christians under his rule
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Explain why participants went on 4th Crusade? Examples
After Richard died, they didn’t want to fight for John
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Explain why young Alexius caused the diversion? Example
Made promises he could not keep eg – money and men
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Explain why a crusade was launched 1198? examples

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Temporary breakdown in Treaty of Jaffa,Succession crisis HRE

Card 3

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Explain why pope Innocent III called the 3rd Crusade?

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Card 4

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Explain why participants went on 4th Crusade? Examples

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Card 5

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Explain why young Alexius caused the diversion? Example

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