The famous people and the key dates and events of the Crusades
Holy Wars and great military expeditions
The medieval era of the Middle Ages
Christian and Moslem religions
A full Crusades Time line...
Timeline of Wars
The Crusades covers an important period in Medieval History. The Crusades were Holy Wars. They were great military expeditions undertaken by the Christian nations of Europe for the purpose of rescuing the holy places of Palestine from the hands of the Saracens.
The reason for the crusades was a war between Christians and Moslems which centered around the city of Jerusalem. which is a highly important place of Holy significance to both the Christian and Moslem religions.