The second crusade was a complete failure. Most of the European ships sunk, due to disorganization.
We will take back our land!!
Saladin reoccupied Jerusalem. The Christians weren't too happy about this.
I’m Saladin! I am the leader of Egypt, and I'm taking back all the land!
Give it back!!
In response, the Kings banded together to recapture the Holy Land, and defeat Saladin. They were only able to capture a few cities. King Richard made a truce with Saladin so the Christians could visit Jerusalem safely.
One day we will take it back!
WE control the land, but you may safely visit.
No our land!
Zara originally asked the Christinas for defence against the Muslims.
Knights came to Zara asking the Doge to supply their transport, they couldn't pay the Doge back so they attacked Zara.
Many Crusades over the next 100 years, but none were succesful.
Accept it is our land and stop trying!!!!!
The Europeans gained a lot of knowledge from the Muslims. The Muslims taught them about math, medicine, gunpowder, astronomy, and archeticture.
Trade increased between Europe and Asia because they learned about new items from the east. For example:-exotic fruits-silks-cotton-spices