Crusades come to a close

Event Summary

Crusades come to a close

Date

1290

Description

Failure of European Christians over two centuries of fighting to wrest the Holy Land from Muslim control acknowledged by the withdrawal of Christian forces from the region after loss of the Palestinian city of Acre to the Muslims.

Lecture

Navy/Warfare

Timeline 1

The Earth's Oceans to 1350 AD

Record ID

1251