Shepherds' Crusade
The Shepherds' Crusade (aka Crusade of the Pastoureaux; French: Croisade des pastoureaux) refers to separate events from the 13th and 14th century. The first took place in 1251 during the Seventh ...
Shepherds' Crusade (1251)
The Shepherds' Crusade of 1251 was a popular movement in northern France aimed at rescuing King Louis IX during the Seventh Crusade.
In 1249, Saint Louis IX of France was away on crusade leaving h...
Shepherds' Crusade (1320)
The Shepherds' Crusade of 1320 was a popular movement in northern France aimed to help the Reconquista of Iberia.
The causes are complex, however, at that time a wake of famines had set in related...