Fifth Crusade


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Fifth Crusade a Crusade under papal control from 1218 to 1221 that achieved military victories but failed when dissension arose over accepting the terms they had been offered
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In literature:

The Fifth Crusade, commanded by the Emperor Frederic II.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume V" by John Lord
ANDRE II., king of Hungary from 1205 to 1235, took part in the fifth crusade.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
At last he demanded a fifth of all clerical goods to enable the pope to finance the anti-imperial crusade.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
Foulque, Bishop of Neuilly, promoter of the fifth Crusade, ii.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
These dukes all bore the name of Godfrey (Godefroy) and the fifth of them was the great crusader.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
In pursuance of its terms the crusaders evacuated Egypt, and the Fifth Crusade was at an end.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7" by Various
The Fifth Crusade, in 1228, resulted in a treaty by which Palestine was left to the Crusaders.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
In the year 1200, Baldwin, Count of Hainault and Flanders, led the fifth crusade.
"The Spell of Belgium" by Isabel Anderson
In the fifth crusade (1218-1221) he was a prominent figure.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 4" by Various

In news:

I've spent the past few years working on a book (due out in September) about Francis of Assisi 's encounter with the sultan of Egypt, Malik al-Kamil, during the Fifth Crusade in 1219.
Mike Lawrence/The Gleaner Emergency workers stand at the scene where the sanctuary of the Alms of Faith Crusade for Christ Church at Fifth and Alves Street collapsed Tuesday.
Tusculum 4, Belmont Abbey 0 — Tusculum, ranked fifth in the region, scored four first half goals, three in the first 11 minutes, to earn a 4-0 win over the Lady Crusaders (3-6-0) at Alumni Field.