30 November 2019

The First Crusade - Episode 8: Bohemond, Godfrey, and Raymond at Constantinople , 1096-1097

Real Crusades History #12
Part 8 of the First Crusade series, deals with the arrival of Bohemond of Taranto, Raymond IV of Toulouse, and Robert Curthose at Constantinople, where they meet with Emperor Alexius Comnenus, ruler of the Byzantine Empire. We'll learn why Alexius mistrusted Bohemond, but trusted Raymond. We'll also learn about Godfrey of Bouillon's interaction with Alexius at the Byzantine capital.

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