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Nick Holmes is an author and podcaster. He studied history at Cambridge University in England. His passion is Roman, Byzantine and Crusader history. His book, "The Byzantine World War", attempts to answer the crucial question of why Byzantium collapsed in the eleventh century, and how this led to the First Crusade, an event that changed the course of history. It has been an Amazon bestseller in several countries.
His podcast "Byzantium And The Crusades" covers the full history of the Crusades from their Byzantine origins to the fall of the last Crusader state. It ranks in the global top 10% of podcasts by number of downloads. Link https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...
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"The Byzantine World War describes the struggle between the Byzantine Empire and the Seljuk Turks during the eleventh century, and the events of the First Crusade that arose following the Emperor Alexius Comnenus's appeal to the West for aid.

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"Having minimal knowledge of the Byzantine empire, I
found this book quite interesting. The depictions and the information presented are relatable in this well-written book."
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I wrote this book so my review is clearly biased but I hope that if you read it you will find it a thrilling story which is also historically well researched and captivating. The book is suitable for adults and young adults.
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