Where Crusader King Richard the Lionheart Defeated Saladin

An Israeli archaeologist says he's pinpointed the precise location of one of the Third Crusade's most famous clashes: the 1191 Battle of Arsuf, which pitted English king Richard the Lionheart's Christian forces against Saladin's Muslim army in what Richard Spencer of the Times deems a “great but ultimately pyrrhic victory.”

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