The Crusades: Crescent & The Cross - IFILM Exclusive: First 8 Minutes

Posted on: October 31, 2005 | Views: 299 | Comment

This November, The History Channel travels back in time for a historical, vivid and clear-eyed look at the first three Crusades, the battle between the Crescent and the Cross, which still shapes the Middle East and relations between the two great religions in our present-day world. These important events are reexamined in the global special presentation THE CRUSADES: CRESCENT & THE CROSS, a world premiere on The History Channel on Sunday, November 6th at 9-11 p.m. ET/PT and Monday, November 7 at 9-11 p.m. ET/PT. 

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