(PDF KINDLE) [1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West] ↠ Roger Crowley


  • Hardcover
  • 304pages
  • 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West
  • Roger Crowley
  • English
  • 14 May 2020
  • 1401308503

Roger Crowley ð 8 CHARACTERS

FREE READ ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ð Roger Crowley Roger Crowley ð 8 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Led a shift in history and the end of the Byzantium Empire Roger Crowley's readable and comprehensive account of the battle between Mehmed II sultan of the Ottoman E. Although the book is technically well written it approaches being a Muslim apologetic Crowley all but ignores the impact of the of the Latin sack of the City in the 13th century and the devastating conseuences of the Great Schism while at the same time down playing the Holy War aspects of Mehmet conuest Finally the author s contempt for Greeks is palpable to his disgrace

FREE READ ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ð Roger Crowley1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West

FREE READ ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ð Roger Crowley Roger Crowley ð 8 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Now in trade paperback a gripping exploration of the fall of Constantinople and its connection to the world we live in today The fall of Constantinople in 1453 signa. While reading this book you are not on your seat holding a book you are living the events you are among the characters I do not know what name to give this style but it is amazingThe moment I started reading this book I was its prisoner I could not put it down for three consecutive hours I was reading until I fell asleep Considering it is a history book full of detailed events it is never boring I was eager to see if when I continued reading the next day if it will be also as exciting it was till the endYou will live the events of those days the Ottoman art of war compared to the Europeans the manufacturing of cannons the logistics army composition new warfare guns and first use of Cannon battery formations for the first time in history and their effect in the thousand years old walls of Constantinople this vivid city that was in decline and disintegration which led to its defeatThe book is so eventful that it is impossible to put down

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FREE READ ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ð Roger Crowley Roger Crowley ð 8 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Mpire and Constantine XI the 57th emperor of Byzantium illuminates the period in history that was a precursor to the current jihad between the West and the Middle Ea. So often it s hard especially in the time period in uestion and when dealing with conflicts involving major world religions to find a book that is completely unbiased in it s reporting of the subject matter This book and this author are the exception to that rule That to begin with was what I enjoyed about this book Mr Crowley s position on the subject at hand is that of objective reporter of historical events There is no personal or religiousWestern bias of any kind Not that I know anything of his personal beliefs in this book or any sense that Mr Crowley belongs to a side in the subject matterAs for the subject matter itself the book starts as a general overview of the emergence of Islam it s conuest of the Arab world and it s previous conflicts with the Byzantines It then generally covers the Byzantines history in the area over the previous 400 years and the way thier policies and mutual interactions led up the events to be coveredThe bulk of the book is a straight forward military history of the battle and the seige covering historical documents as well as personal accounts of the battle from individuals who fought it It covers the blood and guts details that you would expect to find in a medieval battle detailing atrocieties committed with no attempt to whitewash or excuse but also no attempt to judge from a modern perspective All in all one of the most enjoying and easy to read books I ve read in some time


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    (PDF KINDLE) [1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West] ↠ Roger Crowley A superbly written account of the fall of Christian Constantinople to the Muslims in AD 1453 Constantinople was chosen by the Roman Emperor Constantine as his new Christian capital in AD 324 The city was situated on a triang

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