All essays are responses to questions based on your reading of primary source documents, but will require that you understand the background material presented in the required textbook. The essays must be between 300 and 500 words in length, double spaced, and completed in either Microsoft Word or Rich Text Format.
You must complete a reference page with reliable resources. Remember that Wikipedia is not an acceptable resource. Be sure to document your sources properly using either the MLA or Turabian (Chicago Manual of Style) format. Essays that have any plagiarized material is unacceptable. There will be absolutely no Plagiarism and you will need to submit a reference and a title page as well.
Read Robert The Monk’s account of Pope Urban II’s call to crusade found on the Internet History Sourcebooks Project Site at
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/source/urban2a.html. Who would Christians in the West be moved to embark on a dangerous journey to fight in the Holy Land after hearing Pope Urban’s speech at Clermont?