Saladin

Hindley, Geoffrey

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Saladin united warring Muslim lands, reconquered the bulk of Crusader states and faced Richard the Lionheart. Geoffrey Hindley’s study of the life and times of this remarkable man, who dominated the Middle East in his day, gives a fascinating insight into his achievements and his world.

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The extraordinary character and career of Saladin are the keys to understanding the Battle of Hattin, the fall of Jerusalem and the failure of the Third Crusade. He united warring Muslim lands, reconquered the bulk of Crusader states and faced the Richard the Lion Heart, king of England, in one of the most famous confrontations in medieval warfare. Geoffrey Hindley’s sympathetic and highly readable study of the life and times of this remarkable, many-sided man, who dominated the Middle East in his day, gives a fascinating insight into his achievements and into the Muslim world of his contemporaries.

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Weight 372 g
Dimensions 234 × 156 × 17 mm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

208

Language

English

Edition

New Edition

Dewey

956.014092 (edition:22)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K