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Darrell K. Sweet Cards # 39 The Rite of Possession - FPG - 1994

Darrell K. Sweet Cards # 39 The Rite of Possession - FPG - 1994

Darrell K. Sweet Cards # 36 The Medallion - FPG - 1994

Darrell K. Sweet Cards # 36 The Medallion - FPG - 1994

Apparition of St. George on the Mount of Olives_GustaveDore_sqs__crusades_george_mt_olives__xyz32728.gif - Gustave Dore

Apparition of St. George on the Mount of Olives_GustaveDore_sqs__crusades_george_mt_olives__xyz32728.gif - Gustave Dore

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Sergeant Knights Templar, courtesy of Zvonimir Grbasic

Sergeant Knights Templar, courtesy of Zvonimir Grbasic

Charles the Hammer (Charles Martel)

Charles the Hammer (Charles Martel)

La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam

La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam

Art by Pierre Joubert -- The Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa, 16 July, 1212, in which an allied Christian force defeated the Almohad Moors. The Caliph had his tent surrounded with a bodyguard of slave-warriors who were chained together as a defense. The Navarrese force led by their king Sancho VII broke through this bodyguard. The Caliph escaped, but the Moors were routed, leaving some 100,000 casualties on the battlefield. The Moorish hold on the Iberian peninsula steadily declined…

Art by Pierre Joubert -- The Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa, 16 July, 1212, in which an allied Christian force defeated the Almohad Moors. The Caliph had his tent surrounded with a bodyguard of slave-warriors who were chained together as a defense. The Navarrese force led by their king Sancho VII broke through this bodyguard. The Caliph escaped, but the Moors were routed, leaving some 100,000 casualties on the battlefield. The Moorish hold on the Iberian peninsula steadily declined…

The Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa, known in Arab history as the Battle of Al-Uqab took place on 16 July 1212 and was an important turning point in the Reconquista and in the medieval history of Spain. The battle resulted in decisive Christian victory - Saracens were driven out from the Western Europe. Almohads failre significantly quickened their fall on the Iberian Peninsula as well as in Maghreb. Here, on the picture, Alfonso VIII, the King of Castile, leader of the Christian army.

The Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa, known in Arab history as the Battle of Al-Uqab took place on 16 July 1212 and was an important turning point in the Reconquista and in the medieval history of Spain. The battle resulted in decisive Christian victory - Saracens were driven out from the Western Europe. Almohads failre significantly quickened their fall on the Iberian Peninsula as well as in Maghreb. Here, on the picture, Alfonso VIII, the King of Castile, leader of the Christian army.