Sentence Examples


  • He appears on the first crusade at Constantinople as one of Godfrey's men; and he helped Tancred to occupy Bethlehem in June 1099.
  • Tancred became guardian of Edessa during Baldwin's captivity, and did not trouble himself greatly to procure his release.
  • Baldwin, however, recovered his liberty at the beginning of 11°8, and at once entered upon a struggle with Tancred for the recovery of Edessa.
  • In September 1108 he regained his principality; but the struggle with Tancred continued, until it was composed by Baldwin in 1109.
  • In 1126 he came from Apulia to Antioch (which, since the fall of Roger, the successor of Tancred, in 1119, had been under the regency of Baldwin II.); and in 1127 he married Alice, the younger daughter of Baldwin.

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