Bad luck and poor tactics led to the disastrous five-day from 24 to 28 July 1148.
In The Crusades — An Encyclopedia.
Political crusading continued against Venice over ; when he for his imperial coronation; and the of mercenaries.
Achaea and Athens survived under the after the.
The fleet returned to France.
Many Crusaders wept upon seeing the city they had journeyed so long to reach.
Calls for a were immediate, and was the first led by European kings.
The work of , Historia Rerum in Partibus Transmarinis Gestarum, and its continuations by later historians complete the foundational work of the traditional Crusade.