Baldwin first and orientations toward political and economic Egypt

Abstract

The King Baldwin the first is the real founder of the Kingdom ofJerusalem ( 494-512 AH / 1100-1118 AD ) . Which ischaracterized by its policy to expand at the expense of Islamiclands beginning in the Levant through the seizure of most of thecoast of the Levant , in addition to the policy of building castlesand forts crusade in order to be body armor to repel the attacks ofthe Muslims and the expansion towards Egypt the goal as a fortress