The Fourth Crusade and the Sack of ConstantinopleBook - 2004
In 1202, zealous western Christians gathered in Venice determined to liberate Jerusalem from the grip of Islam. The crusaders never made it to Jerusalem. After a dramatic series of events, the crusaders descended on the Christian city of Constantinople, the heart of the Byzantine Empire and the greatest metropolis in the known world.
Publisher: London, Eng. : Jonathan Cape, 2004.
Characteristics: xxii, 374 pages,  pages of plates :,illustrations, maps ;,25 cm.