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    We must not let the muslims ally with the Byzantine Empire, their alliance could risk our whole army and could mean a humiliating defeat for us that would be unacceptable. The small council must deliberate whether we are going to take pacific actions stabilizing an alliance with the Byzantine Empire securing a safe-passage for the HRE and the Hungarians to Holy Land or if we are going to focus our strength and resources launch a military attack through the mediterranean sea. We need to stay focused in our main goal of this committee. I, King Philip II Augustus, member of the House of Capet and King of France, propose a plan to ensure a complete victory of the Holy Land under Christian control, which is the power of God and the church. Making alliances with the byzantine Empire, as well as strengthen the Christian…

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    Third Crusade Causes

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    the year of 1189 and lasted for a difficult three years.(Wiki) The Third crusade was caused by the capture of Jerusalem in 1187 by Saladin who was muslim.(A&E)The spreading of word that the Holy City had be captured by muslims spread like wildfire, soon the people would shout and scream for war,they wanted another crusade and that is exactly what they would get. What started the Third Crusade European leaders upon hearing the news were outraged at the fact that the Holy City was being…

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    He was very involved with his land in France and was very focused on his rivalry with Prince Philip, as he wanted as much land in France as possible, even more than the actual king of France did. Although some may say that Richard was fighting for England and was fighting crusades for the church so he could be seen as pious. However, in his ten-year reign, only 6 months of it was spent in England. It did seem as if as soon as Richard returned home, he wanted to leave again. This showed that he…

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    Hundred Year's War

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    The hundred year’s war erupted between two long time medieval rivals, England and France. The war lasted even more than one hundred years with many people, battles, and even a French civil war.When France and England had that temporary cease fire, it could have been over. The civil war is what drew England back in. Without the war most likely never would have started again. The one hundred year’s war was a long one, with many peculiar events. King Edward III of England was one major player in…

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    Religious War Summary

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    • Catholics and Protestants struggle for control of France, Netherlands and England • FRENCH WARS OF RELIGION (1562-1598) PG 392-397 • French protestants= Huguenots- from Besancon Hugues- leader of Geneva’s political revolt against House of Savoy 1520’s • HRE emperor Charles V captured Fancis I of France at Battle of Pavia ion 1525-…

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    The Holy Catholic Church

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    church, but it either did not last long, or simply wasn’t enough to satisfy the Church’s likely rising dissatisfaction of their status under secular rulers. In no surprising news, similar issues would arise again. The Unam Sanctam, hanging on all this, is Pope Boniface VIII’s climatic statement of Church supremacy. Of particularly poignant nature is the opening statement of the document: the declaration that his church, The Holy Catholic Church, is the only true catholic church and apart from…

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    Hundred Years War

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    The Heroine of Medieval France How strong is your desire for wealth and power? If you ask the monarchs back in the medieval years, they would have probably told you “So strong it causes a war between nations”. History has proven their bid for power and wealth. In a specific case, the Hundred Years War was a battle of ownership for the French throne between the English and the French. But the more specific reasons were the ambition of French monarchy to expand their land, which contradicts…

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    The clash between Pope Boniface VIII and King Philip IV of France began in the year 1296 over taxation of the French Clergy. Specifically, King Philip IV implemented taxes over the clergy and all other laymen of the French kingdom with a motive to fuel a war with King Edward I of England. Refuting this, Boniface asserted that no cleric was to pay taxes to a king without proper papal consent. If the clergy went against his commands, Boniface threatened excommunication to all who ignored him.…

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    Aquinas Theory Of State

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    The period from 1296 to the early 1500s was an era that saw significant change in the relationship between temporal and ecclesiastical authority. The driving force in relations between these two entities shifted from assessing the role of canon law to the strength of new ideas and political thought. Historians such as Ullmann place emphasis on the translation of Aristotelean ideas for this change whereas others, like Black and Coleman argue the change was as the result of a natural progression…

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    King Louis The Fat Essay

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    The source is an excerpt of a biography about King Louis VI, who is a Capetian king of France that ruled from 1108 to 1137. It is written by Abbot Suger who was the abbot of the royal monastery of St. Denis, Paris from 1122 until his death in 1151.The excerpt is a primary source and it is located in Chapter 24: The Overthrow of Thomas of Marle’s castles at Crècy and Nouvion in The Deeds of King Louis The Fat. Suger served as an aide and advisor to the French king. He was the primary chronicler…

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