The Third Crusade 1191: Richard the Lionheart, Saladin and the struggle for Jerusalem (Campaign)
The conflict among King Richard I 'The Lionheart' of britain and Saladin has develop into mythical. in the course of the a while, army lovers were interested by the tactic of the resolute, seriously armed Anglo-Saxon military as opposed to their extra frivolously armed competitors. Richard's lack of ability to recapture Jerusalem was once disappointing, however it proved to the crusaders that Saladin was once no longer invincible. This ebook describes the fight of the Crusades (1095-1291) that has developed right into a mythic crusade for the Holy urban of Jerusalem, supplying an in-depth examine the conflict, the personalities concerned and the strategies hired by way of each one military.