Key Moments in the Crusades: An Interactive Map
Though they began over 900 years ago, the Crusades remain one of the most dynamic areas of historical inquiry. Such is the breadth of the events that are referenced by the word 'crusade', it's difficu...
Crusades
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Key Moments in the Crusades: An Interactive Map
Though they began over 900 years ago, the Crusades remain one of the most dynamic areas of historical inquiry. Such is the breadth of the events that are referenced by the word 'crusade', it's difficu...
Second Crusade
The Second Crusade (1145–1149) was the second major crusade launched from Europe. The Second Crusade was started in response to the fall of the County of Edessa the previous year to the forces of Zeng...
Second Crusade - Wikipedia
Battle of Fraga
The Battle of Fraga was a battle of the Spanish Reconquista that took place in 1134 at Fraga, Aragon, Spain. The battle was fought between the forces of the Kingdom of Aragon, commanded by Alfonso the...
Battle of Fraga - Wikipedia
Crusade of 1101
The Crusade of 1101 was a minor crusade of three separate movements, organized in 1100 and 1101 in the successful aftermath of the First Crusade. It is also called the Crusade of the Faint-Hearted due...
Crusade of 1101 - Wikipedia
Siege of Cotyaeum
The siege of Cotyaeum was the successful capture of the city by Seljuk Turk forces from the Byzantines.
Following Emperor Manuel Komnenos' defeat at Myriokephalon, the Byzantines failed to reconqu...
White Ship
The White Ship (French: la Blanche-Nef) was a vessel that sank in the English Channel near the Normandy coast off Barfleur, on 25 November 1120. Only two of those aboard survived. Those who drowne...
Battle of Philomelion
The Battle of Philomelion (Latinised as Philomelium - modern Akşehir) of 1117 consisted of series of clashes over a number of days between a Byzantine expeditionary army under Emperor Alexios I Komnen...
Battle of Yancheng
The Battle of Yancheng (simplified Chinese: 郾城之战; traditional Chinese: 郾城之戰) took place in 1140 near modern-day Luohe City in Henan Province, China between the main armies of China under the S...
Georgian-Seljuk wars
The Kingdom of Georgia had been a tributary to the Great Seljuq Empire since the 1080s. However, in the 1090s, the energetic Georgian king David IV of Georgia was able to exploit internal unrest in th...
Battle of Caishi
The Battle of Caishi (Battle of Ts'ai-shih; Chinese: 采石之戰) was a major naval engagement of the Jin–Song Wars of China that took place on November 26–27, 1161. Soldiers under the command of Prince ...
Battle of Caishi - Wikipedia
Ikezuki (horse)
Ikezuki (池月)is the name of a white horse that belonged to Shogun Yoritomo and also makes an appearance in the Tale of Heike, being ridden by Sasaki Takatsuna, as well as other appearances throughout ...
Ikezuki (horse) - Wikipedia
Battle of Serres
23°33′E / 41.083°N 23.550°E / 41.083; 23.550The battle of Serres (Bulgarian: Битка при Сяр, Greek: Μάχη των Σερρών) took place in 1196 near the town of Serres in conte...
Battle of Serres - Wikipedia
Battle of Flochberg
The Battle of Flochberg (8 February 1150) was a victory for the royal forces of Henry (VI) of Germany over the House of Welf, led by Welf VI and his son, Welf VII. Henry's father, Conrad III, and Welf...
Battle of Bremule
The Battle of Brémule was fought on 20 August 1119 between Henry I of England and Louis VI the Fat of France. Henry I had to defend his holdings in Normandy several times and defeated a French invasio...
Battle of Bremule - Wikipedia
Siege of Wexford (1169)
The siege of Wexford took place in early May 1169 and was the first major clash of the Norman invasion of Ireland. The town was besieged by a combined force of Normans under Robert Fitz-Stephen and so...
Siege of Wexford (1169) - Wikipedia
Battle of Arcadiopolis (1194)
The battle of Arcadiopolis (Bulgarian: Битkа при Аркадиопол, Greek: Μάχη της Αρκαδιούπολης) occurred in 1194 near the modern town of Lule Burgas (anc. Arcadiopolis) in Turkey between the Bulga...
Battle of Arcadiopolis (1194) - Wikipedia