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"Unleashing the Crusader Spirit: Exploring Medieval Europe at the Start of the Crusades" Step back in time to Medieval Europe

Background imageCrusader Collection: Medieval Europe at the start of the Crusades

Medieval Europe at the start of the Crusades
Map of Europe at the time of the First Crusade, 1097 AD. Printed color lithograph of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageCrusader Collection: Krak des Chevaliers, famous Crusader Castle near Homs, Syria

Krak des Chevaliers, famous Crusader Castle near Homs, Syria - View from the South West. Although surviving in wonderful condition up to the early 21st century

Background imageCrusader Collection: Hugues de Payens, Grand Master of the Knights Templar. Artist: Lehmann, Henri (1814-1882)

Hugues de Payens, Grand Master of the Knights Templar. Artist: Lehmann, Henri (1814-1882)
Hugues de Payens, Grand Master of the Knights Templar. Found in the collection of Musee de l Histoire de France, Chateau de Versailles

Background imageCrusader Collection: Gothic tracery, decorated window, St. Hilarion Castle, crusader castle, overlooking sea and coast

Gothic tracery, decorated window, St. Hilarion Castle, crusader castle, overlooking sea and coast, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Cyprus, Europe

Background imageCrusader Collection: Richard I of England, known as Richard the Lionheart (1157-1

Richard I of England, known as Richard the Lionheart (1157-1199). King of England (1189-1199). Crusader forces praying before going into battle. Gustave Dore engraving

Background imageCrusader Collection: Crusaders Near Jerusalem

Crusaders Near Jerusalem
Crusaders under Richard I gain sight of Jerusalem, though they were unable to seize it from the Saracens

Background imageCrusader Collection: CRUSADES, 1098. The capture of Antioch, Turkey, by crusaders in 1098. Wood engraving, 19th century

CRUSADES, 1098. The capture of Antioch, Turkey, by crusaders in 1098. Wood engraving, 19th century

Background imageCrusader Collection: Lebanon / Sidon

Lebanon / Sidon
The former Crusader fortress at Sidon, Lebanon. Sidon was originally the most important Phoenician trading centre in the Mediterranean. Date: 1930s

Background imageCrusader Collection: Frederick I Barbarossa Holy Roman Emperor

Frederick I Barbarossa Holy Roman Emperor
Frederick I Barbarossa (1122-1190), King of Germany and Holy Roman Emperor. Born in Swabia in southern Germany, Frederick succeeded his father as Duke in 1147

Background imageCrusader Collection: Krak des Chevaliers, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Syria, Middle East

Krak des Chevaliers, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Syria, Middle East

Background imageCrusader Collection: Louis IX (Butler)

Louis IX (Butler)
LOUIS IX king of France, crusader and saint

Background imageCrusader Collection: Bohemond I / Antioch / Blond

Bohemond I / Antioch / Blond
BOHEMOND I Crusader and Prince of Antioch

Background imageCrusader Collection: Photographic, 10839178

Photographic, 10839178
10839178

Background imageCrusader Collection: Crusader castle of St. Hilarion, turkish part of Cyprus, Europe

Crusader castle of St. Hilarion, turkish part of Cyprus, Europe

Background imageCrusader Collection: Costume / Men / Chevalier 13

Costume / Men / Chevalier 13
A chevalier of the Crusades, in chainmail and white tunic with red cross; he carries a spear and a heavy sword

Background imageCrusader Collection: Guy of Lusignan, King of Jerusalem and Cyprus. Artist: Picot, Francois-Edouard (1786-1868)

Guy of Lusignan, King of Jerusalem and Cyprus. Artist: Picot, Francois-Edouard (1786-1868)
Guy of Lusignan, King of Jerusalem and Cyprus. Found in the collection of Musee de l Histoire de France, Chateau de Versailles

Background imageCrusader Collection: Meeting of King Richard the Lionheart with Saladin

Meeting of King Richard the Lionheart with Saladin
Meeting of King Richard I (the Lionheart) with Saladin, during the Third Crusade. 1191

Background imageCrusader Collection: First Crusade: Taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders, 15 July 1099. 1847 (oil on canvas)

First Crusade: Taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders, 15 July 1099. 1847 (oil on canvas)
JLJ4688208 First Crusade: Taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders, 15 July 1099. 1847 (oil on canvas) by Signol, Emile (1804-92); 324x557 cm; Musee et Domaine National de Versailles et de Trianon

Background imageCrusader Collection: Syria. Krak des Chevaliers

Syria. Krak des Chevaliers. Castle built in the twelfth century by the Knights Hospitaller during the Crusades to the Holy Land

Background imageCrusader Collection: Hugh I, Count of Vermandois (1057-1101), 1840s. Creator: Decaisne, Henri (1799-1852)

Hugh I, Count of Vermandois (1057-1101), 1840s. Creator: Decaisne, Henri (1799-1852)
Hugh I, Count of Vermandois (1057-1101), 1840s. Found in the Collection of the Musee de l Histoire de France, Chateau de Versailles

Background imageCrusader Collection: Battle on the Ice, 5th April 1242, c. 1568-76 (vellum)

Battle on the Ice, 5th April 1242, c. 1568-76 (vellum)
2560000 Battle on the Ice, 5th April 1242, c.1568-76 (vellum) by Russian School (16th century); (add.info.: The Battle on the Ice was fought between the Republic of Novgorod led by prince Alexander)

Background imageCrusader Collection: Richard I, Coeur de Lion landing at Jaffa (Joppa), September 1191, (c1880)

Richard I, Coeur de Lion landing at Jaffa (Joppa), September 1191, (c1880). Artist: William Heysham Overend
Richard I, Coeur de Lion landing at Jaffa (Joppa), September 1191, (c1880). Richard the Lionheart (1157-1199) was the eldest son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine

Background imageCrusader Collection: Ptolemais given to Philip Augustus (1165-1223) and Richard the Lionheart (1157-99) 13th July 1191

Ptolemais given to Philip Augustus (1165-1223) and Richard the Lionheart (1157-99) 13th July 1191
XIR200567 Ptolemais given to Philip Augustus (1165-1223) and Richard the Lionheart (1157-99) 13th July 1191 (oil on canvas) by Blondel, Merry Joseph (1781-1853); 406x494 cm; ChAteau de Versailles

Background imageCrusader Collection: Prototype Vought F8U-2 Crusader

Prototype Vought F8U-2 Crusader

Background imageCrusader Collection: A Christian man and a Muslim man playing chess. Drawing after a 13th century Spanish manuscript

A Christian man and a Muslim man playing chess. Drawing after a 13th century Spanish manuscript illumination
CRUSADES: CHESS PLAYERS. A Christian man and a Muslim man playing chess. Drawing after a 13th century Spanish manuscript illumination

Background imageCrusader Collection: GODFREY OF BOUILLON at the storming of Jerusalem on July 15, 1099

GODFREY OF BOUILLON at the storming of Jerusalem on July 15, 1099: colored engraving after Gustave Dor

Background imageCrusader Collection: Prince Alphonse of Poitiers (1220-1271), Count of Toulouse, 1837

Prince Alphonse of Poitiers (1220-1271), Count of Toulouse, 1837. Found in the Collection of the Musee de l Histoire de France, Chateau de Versailles

Background imageCrusader Collection: A knight who guarded The Holy Sepulchre

A knight who guarded The Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem after the city was captured during the Crusades. 12th century

Background imageCrusader Collection: The Crusaders in front of the walls of Jerusalem (fresco)

The Crusaders in front of the walls of Jerusalem (fresco)
702453 The Crusaders in front of the walls of Jerusalem (fresco) by Overbeck, Friedrich (1789-1869); Casino Massimo, Rome

Background imageCrusader Collection: The Return, 1837. Creator: Thomas Cole

The Return, 1837. Creator: Thomas Cole
The Return, 1837

Background imageCrusader Collection: The Conquest of Constantinople by the Crusaders. Artist: Chatzis, Vasilios (1870-1915)

The Conquest of Constantinople by the Crusaders. Artist: Chatzis, Vasilios (1870-1915)
The Conquest of Constantinople by the Crusaders. Private Collection

Background imageCrusader Collection: The coronation of Baldwin II on 1118. Miniature from the Historia by William of Tyre, 1460s

The coronation of Baldwin II on 1118. Miniature from the Historia by William of Tyre, 1460s. Artist: Anonymous
The coronation of Baldwin II on 1118. Miniature from the Historia by William of Tyre, 1460s. Found in the collection of the Bibliotheque de Geneve

Background imageCrusader Collection: DELACROIX: CRUSADES, 1204. Entry of Crusaders into Constantinople in 1204

DELACROIX: CRUSADES, 1204. Entry of Crusaders into Constantinople in 1204. Oil on canvas by Eugene Delacroix, 1840

Background imageCrusader Collection: Pembroke / William Marshal

Pembroke / William Marshal
William Marshal 1st Earl of Pembroke Crusader

Background imageCrusader Collection: The Death Of Simon De Montfort After Being Struck On The Head By A Stone At The Siege Of Toulouse

The Death Of Simon De Montfort After Being Struck On The Head By A Stone At The Siege Of Toulouse. Simon Iv De Montfort, Seigneur De Montfort-L amaury, 5Th Earl Of Leicester, 1160 To1218

Background imageCrusader Collection: Crusader castle of St. Hilarion, Turkish part of Cyprus, Europe

Crusader castle of St. Hilarion, Turkish part of Cyprus, Europe

Background imageCrusader Collection: Salisbury / W Longespee

Salisbury / W Longespee
Effigy of William Longuespee, 1st Earl of Salisbury in Salisbury Cathedral

Background imageCrusader Collection: Crusader castle at Crac des Chevaliers, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Syria, Middle East

Crusader castle at Crac des Chevaliers, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Syria, Middle East

Background imageCrusader Collection: Karak Crusader castle ruins

Karak Crusader castle ruins, Karak, Jordan, Middle East

Background imageCrusader Collection: Karak Crusader castle ruins and town

Karak Crusader castle ruins and town, Karak, Jordan, Middle East

Background imageCrusader Collection: Vought F-8 SCW 810 - N810NA - 141353

Vought F-8 SCW 810 - N810NA - 141353
NASA - Vought F-8 SCW 810 / N810NA / 141353 (msn 23), fitted with Richard Whitcomb;s Supercritical wing, to investigate drag in the transonic region. Date: 1970

Background imageCrusader Collection: Vought F8U-1 Crusader 144436

Vought F8U-1 Crusader 144436
United States Navy - Vought F8U-1 Crusader 144436, of VF-211 Date: 1962

Background imageCrusader Collection: Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618

Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618
United States Navy - Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618, borrowed from storage for an air display. Date: circa 2000

Background imageCrusader Collection: Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618

Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618
United States Navy - Vought RF-8G Crusader 144618, borrowed from storage for an air display. Date: circa 2000

Background imageCrusader Collection: La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto XVIII, stanza 28 (colour litho)

La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto XVIII, stanza 28 (colour litho)
8666712 La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto XVIII, stanza 28 (colour litho) by Fabbi, Fabio (1861-1946); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageCrusader Collection: La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto X, stanza 9 (colour litho)

La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto X, stanza 9 (colour litho)
8666708 La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto X, stanza 9 (colour litho) by Fabbi, Fabio (1861-1946); Private Collection; (add.info.: "Desto il Soldano, alza lo sguardo)

Background imageCrusader Collection: La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto VIII, stanza 17 (colour litho)

La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto VIII, stanza 17 (colour litho)
8666704 La Gerusalemme Liberata by Torquato Tasso: Canto VIII, stanza 17 (colour litho) by Fabbi, Fabio (1861-1946); Private Collection; (add.info.: "Si grida, all'arme)

Background imageCrusader Collection: The Children's Crusade of 1212 AD

The Children's Crusade of 1212 AD
6317661 The Children's Crusade of 1212 AD.; (add.info.: After a 19th century engraving by an anonymous artist.); Photo © Ken Welsh. All rights reserved 2024



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"Unleashing the Crusader Spirit: Exploring Medieval Europe at the Start of the Crusades" Step back in time to Medieval Europe, as we embark on a journey through history and witness the birth of an era that would shape nations. The Crusades, a series of religious wars, ignited a fervor among knights and commoners alike, driven by their faith and desire for glory. Our first stop takes us to Krak des Chevaliers, an awe-inspiring fortress near Homs, Syria. This famous Crusader Castle stands as a testament to the military prowess and architectural genius of its creators. As we wander through its ancient halls, we can almost hear echoes of battles fought centuries ago. Hugues de Payens, Grand Master of the Knights Templar, emerges from the shadows in our next hint. A visionary leader who commanded respect and loyalty from his brethren, he played a pivotal role in shaping the destiny of these legendary warriors. Gothic tracery adorns St. Hilarion Castle's decorated window overlooking the sea in Cyprus. This crusader stronghold offers breathtaking views that once witnessed clashes between European forces and Turkish invaders during this tumultuous period. Richard I of England - Richard the Lionheart - commands attention with his fierce determination etched upon his face. Known for his valorous exploits during these holy wars, he became synonymous with chivalry and bravery on countless battlefields. The capture of Antioch by crusaders comes alive before our eyes through intricate wood engravings from the 19th century. We can almost feel their triumph as they secure this strategic city amidst treacherous circumstances. Louis IX stands tall amongst kings as he leads France into battle against formidable foes across lands far away from home. His unwavering devotion to Christianity earned him reverence both within his kingdom and beyond its borders. Lebanon's Sidon whispers tales of resilience amid turbulent times when Crusaders clashed with local powers.