For the men and women of the medieval times the crusades were and act of piety, love and charity. It also meant defending their world. The christens stopped calling themselves first and foremost of the members of one body of Christ. In the sixth century Europe started to divide themselves into two lines of religion. In this world the crusades had no places.
It was easy for them to dismiss the crusades from their life. Even though the crusades made their goal, it was still a failure to them. The crusades had Jerusalem for 88 years. its Kingdom lasted for 162 years though. The crusaded did not have a long term effect for a lot of people. The Europe Muslim empier would have been better if they worked. There is a little doubt that the advanced of Isalam was slowed by the crusades.
The spainish galleons brought the New World gold and silvermore than the holy league. Europe purchesed raw martirals from Ottomans hten sold them back finished goods. Europe never won a war against the Turks. Soon the Ottoman slowly bled to death. Then the muslums threated was neutralized by the crusades to teh East not the West.
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