Battle of Arsuf 1191

Centrefold for an article by Stephen Bennett in issue 2, volume 3 of (and ©) Medieval Warfare Magazine. The Battle of Arsuf was a battle of the Third Crusade in which Richard I of England defeated Saladin in Palestine, in 1191. The image features Jacques de Avesnes in the foreground, Philippe of Dreux, the bishop of Beauvais with mace, and Count Robert II de dreux armed with a sword in the background.