First Crusade Dbq

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The First Crusade was fought because of the change from . Arab to Turkish control over Jerusalem. effect on the people that were allowed to live there, and . the beliefs that they could have. Since the city was . important to Christians, Jews, and Muslims, this change . affected very many people. When the change in power . occurred, Jews and Christians were no longer allowed to live . in Jerusalem. Pope Urban II gave a speech to encourage . to volunteer to fight to regain Jerusalem. Jerusalem is integral to the history of Judaism. David . conquered the city from the Jebusites in the 11th century . BC, and made it the political capital of the Jewish state. . Solomon, his son, made it the religious capital by building . the Temple there in the

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