TITLE

The Battle of Qasr al-Kabir saved Morocco -- and ruined Portugal

AUTHOR(S)
Salloum, Habeeb
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2003, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts events pertaining to the Battle of Qasr al-Kabir between Muslims in Morocco and the crusade led by Protuguese King Dom Sebastian in 1578. Background on Dom Sebastian; Factors which led to the reunification fo Morocco's people; Outline of Dom Sebastian's plan for conquering Morocco.
ACCESSION #
9926170

 

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