Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
Across the Centuries

Lesson at a Glance
Chapter 11, Lesson 3: The Crusades (pp. 295-302)

The Big Idea
Framework Concepts: Conflict and Interconnectedness Between 1096 and 1270, European Christians fought a series of wars to retake the Holy Land from the Muslims. Oddly enough, this led to increased contact between east and west.

Lesson Outline
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