Saladin: Noble Prince Of Islam
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Forty years before the boy was born, a horde of bloodthirsty barbarians thundered out of the west and conquered his native land. They had succeeded because his people, ever at war with one another, had not fought together to defend their cities. In time the boy was destined to develop to be the very leader that was needed, a man using the courage and vision to unite his people and face a single of the most fearsome and brilliant warrior in the age.
The time was the twelfth century; the barbarian horde was the armies of the very first Crusade; the great warrior was Richard the Lionhearted; and the leader was Saladin."It could possibly be the tale of an extraordinary man, remarkable for his generous and chivalrous ways, a warrior who longed for peace. This is more than the other side of a familiar Western story, the Crusades. Courageous in battle and merciful in victory, he would be revered even by his enemies because the"marvel of his time.
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