The Fourth Crusade and the Crusader States
Lecture no. 11 from the course: Years that Changed History: 1215
Taught by Professor Dorsey Armstrong | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
In the century after Pope Urban II, a “crusading impulse” had taken over medieval western Europe. In this lecture, you will examine the Fourth Crusade, which began in 1198 and culminated with the sack of Constantinople in 1204. Then turn to the Children’s Crusade that followed.