The First Crusade
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Pope Urban II, after being asked by Emperor Alexius of the Byzantine Empire that their Christian brothers, addressed the Nobles of Europe and ask them to defend Jerusalem (the Holy Land) from the Turks as God had asked them.
Take up the cross!
In 1095 peasants of Europe were the first to respond and with hardly any preparation and a few forks they set of to Constantinople under the leadership of Peter the Hermit a monk of the church. The army of men, women and children called "The People's Crusade " set across the Middle East.
After a long journey of survival and theft the PEOPLE'S CRUSADE reach the Byzantine Empire only to be a disappointment and killed. EVERYONE! Under the orders of Emperor Alexius!, His knights killed everyone with ease.
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