by Geoffrey Hindley



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780064928779
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Publication date: 01/01/1976
Pages: 208

Table of Contents

List of Plates     vi
Maps     vii
Introduction     xi
Jerusalem     1
Across the Battle Lines     14
The Quadrilateral of Power     23
Nur-ad-Din and the Propaganda of the Jihad     34
The Family of Aiyub     46
Vizir of Egypt     57
The Critical Years     72
Triumph in the North     89
Dynast and Hero     105
Oh! Sweet Victory     123
The Threat from the North     139
Acre, the City for which the World Contended     147
Saracens and Crusaders     163
The Death of a Hero     182
Epilogue     189
Notes and Sources     190
Select Bibliography     195
Glossary     199
Index     201

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