Acre 1291: Bloody sunset of the Crusader states (Campaign)

Acre 1291: Bloody sunset of the Crusader states (Campaign)


Osprey's learn of the conflict at Acre, one of many final campaigns of the Crusages (1095-1291). In April 1291, a Mamluk military laid siege to Acre, the final nice Crusader castle within the Holy Land. for 6 weeks, the siege dragged on till the Mamluks took the outer wall, which were breached in numerous locations. the army Orders drove again the Mamluks quickly, yet 3 days later the interior wall was once breached. King Henry escaped, however the bulk of the defenders and lots of the voters perished within the battling or have been offered into slavery. The surviving knights fell again to their citadel, resisting for ten days, till the Mamluks broke via. This e-book depicts the dramatic cave in of this nice fort, whose loss of life marked the tip of the Crusades within the Holy Land.

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