Friday, September 26, 2008

Supplement to Occupation of Constantinople: First-Hand Account

I didn't have much time to read from direct accounts of the atrocities in the original video. This is a reading from "History of Mehmed the Conqueror" by Kritovoulos, with my own analysis.

This is meant to be a counterpoint to the many horror stories of the Christian Crusades that are well known in the West.

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