How did the crusades affect the expansion of the Holy Roman Empire?

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If you are talking about the Crusades in the Holy Land, then there was no impact on the expansion of the Holy Roman Empire.  However, if you are talking about crusades in a broader sense, the Holy Roman Empire did expand via crusades in the 1100s and 1200s.  These crusades were...

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