Fall of Constantinople

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Fall of Constantinople

associated with end of Middle Ages (1453). [Eur. Hist.: Bishop, 398]
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The ROM icon's stylistic affinity with Moscow links it to an important period of the political and economic expansion of the Duchy of Moscow and its claim to the title of the Third Rome after the fall of Constantinople in 1453 and the end of the Byzantine Empire.
He asserts that the Crusade:; advanced the end of the Byzantine Empire and also that the Crusade ideology became a tool abused by Christian leaders to slay their own, as with the Albigensian Crusade.