MPT Classics

Timeline: The Crusades

Special | 27m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

In this episode, viewers see the history-as-news treatment of the 12th century Crusades. Many feel the Crusades set the pattern of historic distrust between Moslem nations and the West. Field reporters are on-site, presenting news and exploring the event's many consequences, the views of then-political leaders, and the stories of soldiers in the field. Originally aired in February, 1989.

Aired: 12/15/21

Rating: NR

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