TITLE

BATTLE OF ARSUF: CLIMACTIC CLASH OF CROSS AND CRESCENT

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Mark L.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2001, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recalls the battles of the Crusades that pitted Richard the Lion-Hearted against Salah ad-Din Yusuf ibn-Ayyub in the 12th century. Highlights of the battle; Defense strategies; War casualties. INSET: OPPOSING ORDERS OF BATTLE AT ARSUF.
ACCESSION #
4671106

 

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