NMC277H1 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Lio, Hittin, Atabeg

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Midterm – lec 2 to Lec 6 – this lecture on the midterm - all the way
to Salah addin Eyubi
Imad addin Zangi’s capital in mosul – took over the city in 1127 –
year later took over Aleppo – then took over northern Iraq –
expanded his boundry – 1144 – captured Edessa – brought great
admiration in the Islamic world – he tried on several occasion to get
Damascus but failed to do so!
Why did imad addin go from Aleppo and fight the franks? – he is an
atabeg ruling on behalf of the seljuks – sucked into war of Seljuk
succession
Even the khalifa- had an army and zengi fought the khalifa
Western scholarship bit more critical
Zengi spent more time fighting muslims than the franks
Nur addin Mahmud Zangi – underrated
Second crusade – result of fall of EDESSA
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