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An example: Was the First Crusade really a war against Islam? History Reference Centre
The article discusses whether the First Crusade in the late 1000 was a war against Islam. Also cited are the thousands of Muslim and Jewish individuals who died during the First Crusade war in Jerusalem in July 1099, how the First Crusade provoked a clash of civilisations between Islam and Christianity, and the advances of several Turkic tribes in Muslim countries like Iraq and Syria in the late 900s.


Use the Federated Search  option

 through Oliver to find resources from databases, ClickView videos and Britannica simultaneously

A search result from using Federated Search

To narrow your search use the term, “Crusades” AND “Church”,

Or “Crusades” AND Islam or “First Crusade”
An Example Islamic View of the Crusades

Primary Sources and eBooks

Tullow Centre Library, Brigidine College. 2022