Episode 5: The Fourth Crusade

In this episode of Half-Arsed History, learn about one of the most colossal fuck-ups in history, wherein an army of Crusaders managed to sack not one, but two Christian cities: the Fourth Crusade.

As ever, this episode is not appropriate for children.

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Image: Artist unknown. Conquest of Constantinople. Circa 15th century. Painting. Via Wikimedia Commons.


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