Truth About The Crusades
The First Crusade began in 1095
460 years after the first Christian city was overrun by Muslim armies.
471 years after Jerusalem was conquered by Muslim armies.
453 years after Egypt was taken by Muslim armies.
443 after Muslims first plundered Italy.
427 after Muslim armies first laid siege to the Christian capital of Constantinople.
380 years after Spain was conquered by Muslim armies.
363 years after France was first attacked by Muslim armies.
249 years after the capital of the Christian world, Rome itself, was sacked by a Muslim army and only centuries of church burnings, killings, enslavement and forced conversions of Christians. By the time the Crusades finally began, Muslim armies had conquered two-thirds of the Christian world.