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Who were the Saracens in medieval times?

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Who were the Saracens in medieval times?

The Crusades:

During medieval times, the Crusades were a series of holy wars in which the Catholic Church sent knights to fight in the Holy Land. The Crusaders encountered many peoples and different cultures on their journey.

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During medieval times, 'Saracens' was the name given to people who practiced the Islamic faith. It was the name the Crusaders used for their...

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