History of the Crusades - ASMR Bedtime Story (part 1)

In this bedtime story made to help you relax or fall asleep, I tell you the story of the crusades. Tonight with part 1, we take a look at the background, the reasons that triggered a first crusade, and how this first crusade turned out.

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0:00 The Crusades
3:18 Medieval Europe in the 11th Century
13:26 Byzantium and the Muslim World
26:25 Why the Call to a First Crusade?
38:44 The Council of Clermont
46:30 From Western Europe to Constantinople, and the People's Crusade
55:15 From Constantinople to Jerusalem
1:06:10 Jerusalem and the End of the First Crusade
1:15:00 Fireplace Sounds, No Talking
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