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8 Cards in this Set

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The holy book of Islam is called
the Koran
which pope preached the need to wrest the Holy Land away from the Turkish Muslims
Pope Urban II. In 1095 he proclaimed the beginning of crusades for western Eurpoean, Roman control of the Holy Land.
The stated objective of the Crusades was to
drive the Muslims from the Holy Land
Which Crusade captured Jersulam
The First Crusade on July 15, 1099
Mohammed's successors are called
This battle stopped Muslim advance into western Europe
The Battle of Tours in 732
This person became convinced that he was the specially appointed prophet of Allah
A huge peninsula in the Middle East that lies directly southeast of the fertile crescent