Sixth Crusade

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sixth Crusade a Crusade from 1228 to 1229 led by the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II who fell ill and was excommunicated by the Pope; by negotiation Frederick II was able to crown himself king of Jerusalem
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Usage

In literature:

And thus ended the sixth Crusade.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions" by Charles Mackay
The Sixth Crusade (1248-50) only secured the capture of Damietta, on the banks of the Nile.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume V" by John Lord
And thus ended the sixth Crusade.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
This was the Sixth Crusade (1228).
"A Short History of the World" by H. G. Wells
On the Third Crusade, and above all on the Sixth, this path was still more seriously attempted.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7" by Various
Thus ended the first division of the Sixth Crusade.
"Heroines of the Crusades" by C. A. Bloss
The Sixth Crusade, in 1244, including Louis IX.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
In 1227-28 the Emperor Frederick II undertook the sixth crusade, landing at Acre in the latter year, and being crowned King of Jerusalem in 1229.
"The Swastika" by Thomas Wilson
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In news:

Moscow rally held to mark sixth anniversary of crusading journalist's unsolved murder.
MOSCOW – Around 200 people held a rally Sunday in Moscow to mark the sixth anniversary of the unsolved murder of crusading reporter Anna Politkovskaya.
MOSCOW — Around 200 people held a rally Sunday in Moscow to mark the sixth anniversary of the unsolved murder of crusading reporter Anna Politkovskaya.
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