The Fourth Crusade: The Neglected Majority

@article{Queller1974TheFC,
  title={The Fourth Crusade: The Neglected Majority},
  author={Donald E. Queller and Thomas K. Compton and Donald A. Campbell},
  journal={Speculum},
  year={1974},
  volume={49},
  pages={441 - 465}
}
THROIUGHOUT his famous history of the Fourth Crusade, Geoffrey of Villehardouin castigates the crusaders who either did not show up at Venice or later dissented or defected from the official eadership of the marquis of Montferrat and the counts of Flanders, Blois, and Saint-Pol. Again and again he accuses them of trying to destroy the army. On more than one occasion, however, he admits that those who followed the leadership loyally and contentedly were less than a majority of the total number… 
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