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Primary Sources: Wars & Conflicts

The Crusades

Sin and Siege: The End of the Crusades | History Today

The Crusades were a series of religious wars initiated, supported, and sometimes directed by the Latin Church in the medieval period. The best known of these Crusades are those to the Holy Land in the period between 1095 and 1291 that were intended to recover Jerusalem and its surrounding area from Islamic rule. Wikipedia

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