Special Issue: The Crusades


Our special issue on the history of the Crusades is available to download now on the History Today app.*

Drawn from our extensive archive, the issue offers a comprehensive overview of one of the most important periods in history, one with great resonance in the present era. The collection looks at the origins of the Crusades, explores the key events from Western and Eastern perspectives, introduces the main protagonists, and considers the meaning of the Crusades today. 

The issue costs £2.99 / $3.99, or is free with any digital subscription.

*please note: the Crusades issue is only available on the new app, which was launched in November 2015.