Friday, February 6, 2015

The Crusades Summarized in Two Sentences

Breitbart, quoting from Jonah Goldberg’s new book, “THE TYRANNY OF CLICHÉS":
Historian Thomas Madden puts it more directly, “Now put this down in your notebook, because it will be on the test: The cru­sades were in every way a defensive war. They were the West’s belated response to the Muslim conquest of fully two-thirds of the Christian world.”

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