After reading the selection from Amin Maalouf’s The Crusade through Arab Eyes, p
After reading the selection from Amin Maalouf’s The Crusade through Arab Eyes, please answer the following:
Why was the relationship between the Byzantines and the Muslims different from that between the Franj/Occidentals (Westerners) and the Muslims? Which groups were closer in mindset and philosophy and why?
When responding to your classmates, consider how the differences in mindset affected their interactions. ***files are attached***