A Moment in History: The Battle of Grunwald

by ian

Let’s explore a legendary battle of the Middle Ages that pitted a crusader military order of knights against a small but mighty Eastern European Christian kingdom. Though the campaign began as a religious war, it could not be justified as one since Christians often battled other Christians for dominance, land and power in medieval Europe. This battle had all of that and a little more. It was the Battle of Grunwald in 1410 Poland.