Sentence Examples


  • The third crusade numbered among its chiefs Floris III.
  • Prevented him from carrying out his planned crusade against Bohemia, his successor was a scarcely less bitter enemy of the country.
  • The foremost heroes of the first crusade were Netherlanders.
  • In 1248 he accompanied Louis in the crusade to Egypt, but on the defeat of the Crusaders he was taken prisoner with his brother.
  • After much negotiation the leader, Mr William Lane, a Brisbane journalist, decided on Paraguay, and he tramped across the continent, preaching a new crusade, and gathering in funds and recruits in his progress.