The Fourth Crusade

The Fourth Crusade The Fourth Crusade 1202 4 Was One Of The Key Events In Medieval HistoryThe Fall Of Constantinople To The Venetians And The Soldiers Of The Fourth Crusade In April 1204 Was Its Climax It Ensured That Byzantium S Days As A Great Power Were Over It Equally Ensured That Westerners Would Dominate The Levant The Lands Of The Old Byzantine Empire Until The End Of The Middle Ages This Book Asks Just How Important Was The Fourth As A Turning Point In The Middle East The Broad Setting Is The Encounter Of Byzantium With The West Within The Framework Of The Crusades Differences Of Outlook And Interest Meant That This Encounter Was Soon Overburdened With Mutual Distrust 1204 Was Some Kind Of A Solution And Created Situations Scarcely Conceivable Even Two Years Before When The Fourth Crusade Set Sail From Venice. A good book discussing the context and consequences of the Fourth Crusade If you want a detailed account of the events if the Crusade you need to look elsewhere If you already know the basic timeline if events and are looking for further analysis this is a great source. The before, under and after written very well.

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  • Paperback
  • 304 pages
  • The Fourth Crusade
  • Michael Angold
  • English
  • 21 May 2019
  • 0582356105