Classics Illustrated World Around Us #16: The Crusades
For more than 400 years, the Muslims had ruled Palestine. The Christians felt they should rule Palestine. They wanted the Muslims driven from the Holy city of Jerusalem. The year was 1095. A restless Europe reached the eve of one of man's greatest adventures. And with that, the First Crusade was launched. Beautifully illustrated, this graphic novel captures the imagination of readers of all ages and inspires a love of history and reading.