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    • The Conquest of Constantinople

    • By: Geoffroy de Villehardouin
    • Narrated by: John Franklyn-Robbins
    • Length: 4 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    This first-hand account of the noble, barbaric Fourth Crusade was written by Geoffroy de Villehardouin, a French nobleman who played a leading role in the war. The First, Second, and Third Crusades were an effort by Christians to free the Holy Land from the Turks, but the Fourth Crusade degenerated into a war of conquest amongst fellow Christians.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A too often forgotten time in History

    • By James on 02-02-07

    Regular price: $17.47