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Flashcards in Course of the crusade Deck (13):
1

What were the names of the 2 Byzantine generals that assisted the crusaders at the Siege of Nicea?

Tacticus and Manuel Boutoumites

2

In the journey across Anatolia, whose armies were at the front and whose at the rear?

In the front was Bohemond and Robert of Normandy and in the rear the armies of Godfrey, Robert of Flanders and Hugh of France

3

Whose army attacked at Dorylaeum?

Kilij Arslan

4

What was the message sent around the camp to improve morale before the battle of Dorylaeum?

‘stand fast together, trusting in Christ and the victory of the Holy Cross. Today may we all gain much booty'

5

On what date did the siege of Antioch begin?

20th October 1097

6

What did Adhemar encourage during the siege of Antioch?

A return to righteousness and purification. This involved praying, fasting and the driving of all women from the crusader camp

7

Who established a secret line of communication with Firuz, an Armenian Christian, which allowed him to infiltrate Antioch?

Bohemond

8

Who was leading the Turkish relief force at Antioch?

Kerbogha

9

Who found the Holy Lance and when?

Peter Bartholomew on 10th June 1098

10

Who continued on as ruler of Antioch after the siege?

Bohemond

11

Who was the first to lead 7000 men to Jerusalem?

Raymond of Toulouse

12

When did the crusaders arrive at Jerusalem?

7th June 1099

13

Who took control of Jerusalem?

Godfrey